Ricky L. Derr Ricky L. Derr
Ricky L. Derr, 64, of Mertztown, passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018 in Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the husband of April D. (Zerfass) Derr. They celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary in March. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Ralph C. Sr. and Charlotte L. (Breiner) Derr. Ricky was a forklift driver for True Value Distribution Center before retiring this year. He was a member of Macungie Christian Community. He was a member of Lenape Golden Retriever Club, Golden Retriever Club of America, Owners Handlers Association of Lehigh Valley and Pleasure of Your Company Therapy Dogs. He was an avid Penn State Fan. He enjoyed the Phillies, Flyers and NASCAR.

He is survived by his wife; brothers, Ronald L. and wife, Lyla; Ralph C. Jr., Tommy Barlit and wife, Marilyn; Gerry Wagner; sisters, Carol Derr-Breing and husband, Richard; Melanie Derr-Dimowitz; Joyce, wife of Paul Funk; nieces and nephews.

Services: 11:00 am Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Macungie Christian Community, 126 S. Church St, Macungie, PA 18062. Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 pm Wednesday and 10:00 to 11:00 am Thursday in the church.

In lieu of flowers, a donation in Ricky’s memory may be made to the church.

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