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Derry, Joshua L.
Joshua L. Derry, 29, of Monmouth, beloved son of Marie Derry, died Friday, July 2, 2010 in an accident on I-74 near Peoria.

He was born April 8, 1981 in Galesburg.

Surviving are his mother, Marie (and fiancée Ted Knackmuhs), his father, Mitchell Heatherly, his daughter, Gwynabelle "Belle", his sister, Jamie, his special friend, Myranda Martin, and aunts and uncles.

Joshua was an organ donor, saving 50 lives. He was a hero.

Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, July 8, 2010 in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens. Pastor Dennis McQuown will officiate. Visitation will be noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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