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Sean Derby

March 21, 2022

Sean Derby

Sean Robert Derby, 31, of Fremont died Monday, March 21, 2022 at Toledo Promedica Hospital.

Sean was born March 20, 1991, he attended Norwalk schools and graduated in 2009. As a child he excelled in sports, playing on Norwalk area traveling teams in soccer and basketball, and enjoying Lefty Grove league baseball in Norwalk. He enjoyed video games, movies and spending time with his family and friends. An aspiring and talented lyricist and rapper, Sean was partnering with others and working on his musical gifts all the time. Sean worked at Stylecrest in Fremont.

Sean is survived by his parents, Robert Derby, of Newmarket, New Hampshire, Nancy and Stepfather, Kevin Frey of Fremont; his daughters Sierra Derby-Cooper of Parrish Florida, Audrina Derby of Fremont, Laykin Wilson of Huron, son Dredan Derby of Fremont step brother Lucas Frey of Fremont and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Sean was preceded in death by Paternal Grandparents Donald and Katherine Derby and maternal Grandmother Elouise Hardy.

Sean was a strong, friendly man with a good heart and a spirit that never gave up. He will be missed by his family and friends for everything he was, and for all he might yet have been.

A gathering for friends and family will be held Saturday, March 26, 2022 from 3:00 until time of service at 4:30 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk with Pastor Doug Lang officiating. Private interment will be held later.

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Sean Robert Derby, 31, of Fremont died Monday, March 21, 2022 at Toledo Promedica Hospital.

Sean was born March 20, 1991, he attended Norwalk schools and graduated in 2009. As a child he excelled in sports, playing on Norwalk area traveling teams in soccer and basketball, and enjoying Lefty Grove league baseball in Norwalk. He enjoyed video games, movies and spending time with his family and friends. An aspiring and talented lyricist and rapper, Sean was partnering with others and working on his musical gifts all the time. Sean worked at Stylecrest in Fremont.

Sean is survived by his parents, Robert Derby, of Newmarket, New Hampshire, Nancy and Stepfather, Kevin Frey of Fremont; his daughters Sierra Derby-Cooper of Parrish Florida, Audrina Derby of Fremont, Laykin Wilson of Huron, son Dredan Derby of Fremont step brother Lucas Frey of Fremont and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Sean was preceded in death by Paternal Grandparents Donald and Katherine Derby and maternal Grandmother Elouise Hardy.

Sean was a strong, friendly man with a good heart and a spirit that never gave up. He will be missed by his family and friends for everything he was, and for all he might yet have been.

A gathering for friends and family will be held Saturday, March 26, 2022 from 3:00 until time of service at 4:30 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk with Pastor Doug Lang officiating. Private interment will be held later.

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Lynda Welch Schisler

Sullivan, OH, USA
March 25, 2022

Nancy, so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

Mick & Tracy Greenbank

NM
March 24, 2022

Our deepest sympathies! Our hearts go out to you. You’re in our thoughts and prayers

Dana Roca

Fremont, OH, United States
March 24, 2022

So sorry for your loss, Nancy. May God be with you and your family during this most difficult time.

Marcia Smith Crawford

March 24, 2022

I am so very sorry you have lost your son.
You are in my prayers.

Kelley DeSanto Temple

Lima, OH, USA
March 23, 2022

Nancy,
My deepest condolences to you and your family. May God wrap his arms around you with comfort in this time of sorrow. Thoughts and Prayers be with you.

Rich & Martha Hecock

New London, OH, U.S.
March 22, 2022

We were so sad to hear of Sean's passing, Nancy. Our hearts are broken over this news. Know we're keeping you and your family in prayer.

Terry O’Dell Arnold

March 22, 2022

So sorry to hear this Nancy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Jonna Rowland

New London, OH, USA
March 22, 2022

Nancy
I am so sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are with you
Jonna

Jayne Carroll

New London
March 22, 2022

Nancy,
I am so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

JEANENE COLLINS

Wellington, OH, United States
March 22, 2022

so sorry for your loss nancy and family, you will be in my prayers

Carrie Jo Wahl

Sandusky, OH
March 22, 2022

My deepest sympathies for this unimaginable loss. I know how much you loved him. Sending love and hugs.

Carey Anderson

Ashland, OH, United States
March 22, 2022

I am so very sorry for your loss.