Posted: Mon 12:27 AM, Feb 17, 2014
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg
Paul Richard "Rick" Derenberger, 59, of Davisville, WV died February 15, 2014 at the Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born June 12, 1954 in Parkersburg, a son of the late Walter and Clara Maxson Derenberger.
Rick retired from the WV Department of Highways and was previously employed with WV State Steel. He was a member of the 14th Avenue Gospel Mission and the Masonic Blue Lodge #169. He was an avid Sports watcher and was inducted into the Parkersburg South High School Hall of Fame, playing tackle on the football team. Later he enjoyed coaching little league baseball for many years.
He is survived by three children, Howard Neil (Brienna) Derenberger of
Marietta, Nicole (Dan) Haugh of Parkersburg, Joshua (fiancée Emily)
Derenberger of Parkersburg; two sisters, Eileen Kay (Steve) Null of Belpre, Francis Diana (John "CJ") Craven of Mineral Wells; grandchildren, Kyle, Jayden, Izabel Derenberger, Aurora, Trinity and Izek Taylor; one aunt, Betty Parsons of Parkersburg; one uncle Larry Derenberger of Parkersburg and several cousins.
Services will be Wednesday 11:00 am at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Pastor Tim Burch officiating. Masonic Rites will follow by the Masonic Lodge #169 at the funeral home.