Derrick L. Staley age 49, of Lima passed away 3:00 p.m., Friday, Dec. 18, 2020 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born August 3, 1971 in Lima to Robert L. and Connie S. Pick Staley, who survive in Lima. He was formerly married to Babette B. Ruby and she survives.
Derrick was a security monitor for Coleman Professional Services. He enjoyed going to car shows, NHRA drag racing and Mopar Nationals. He also enjoyed canoe racing in the tri-state region, cross country skiing and fishing. His girls were his life.
Additional survivors include daughters: Burgandy (Garrett) Oestreich of Beavercreek and Adaleigh Staley of Beavercreek, a brother Jarrod (Stephanie) Staley of Wapak and their children Scarlet, Audrey and Hunter, an aunt Becky (Bruce) Wood of Austin, TX and step grandmother Jaunita Pick of Portsmouth; best friends: Patrick (April) Barnhill, Dave (Ashley) Stombaugh, Jeff (Joy) Pellet, Scott Hershberger and many more friends and family.
He was preceded in death by grandparents: Robert & Ruthella Staley, William Pick and Jean Routson.
The family will receive friends Monday 5 to 7 p.m., Monday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville and an hour prior to services at the funeral home. The funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday with officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to Coleman Professional Services of Johnny Appleseed Park District.