It is with a very heavy heart that I must inform you of Rich Derrick’s passing. He died about 5:15 Sunday afternoon after experiencing complications with his cancer treatment. He was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor only 7 weeks ago. He had been able to live at home until June 29, when he was admitted to the hospital after losing strength and the ability to walk. Arrangements are being handled by Amundson Funeral Home in Grand Forks, but no date or time has been set yet. Please keep Rich’s wife, Shirley, and the rest of his family in your thoughts and prayers.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 14, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a 7:00 PM Prayer Service at Amundson Funeral Home.
Visitation will continue for the hour before the Funeral Mass in the Church.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM Thursday, July 15, 2021 at St. Timothy's Catholic Church of Manvel, ND.
Burial will be in St. Timothy's Catholic Cemetery, Manvel, ND.