Marian Michael Derrick

Marian Michael Derrick, 92, of Williamsport, formerly of Muncy, died Sept. 7, 2013, at the Williamsport Home, where she had been a resident since 1995. She was born Oct. 6, 1920, in Anthony Township, Montour County, a daughter of the late Oliver P. and Maude E. (Foust) Michael. March 20, 1946, she married the late Bruce Eugene Derrick, who died in 1983.

She was a member of the Picture Rocks Baptist Church. In 1938, Marian graduated from Muncy High School. Earlier in life she had been a beautician and then worked for the former Bryfogal’s Greenhouses as a floral arranger. She enjoyed reading.

She is survived by a son, Lt. Col Ret. William L. Derrick and his wife, Col. Ret. LynneLashlee, of Fairfax, Va.; grandson Bradley M. Derrick, and his wife, Jennifer Prucha, of Winchester, Va.; three great-grandchildren, Ava, Angus and Thor and a sister, Betty Rohm, Camp Hill.

Marian was preceded in death by a sister, Pauline Peterman.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville, by Rev. Thomas Brokaw. The interment will be in the Picture Rocks Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.

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