Derik Edward Reed, 42, of Westfield, passed away Sept. 10, 2017, as a result of an automobile accident.
Derik was proudest of his eight years of active duty service in the United States Coast Guard. His civilian career was spent in retail management.
He is survived by his mother, Cindy (Ratz) Reed of Indianapolis; his father, David W. Reed of Anderson; his four children, Weston M. Reed and Makayla N. Reed of Anderson, and Camden E. Reed and Braden L. Reed, both of Westfield; sister, Danielle Reed Sparks of Washington, Illinois; brother, Nolan (LeeAnn) Stanley of North Vernon; former spouses, Kenra D. Reed and Melissa L. Reed; a niece and two nephews.
He was preceded in death by his beloved maternal grandparents, Richard and Dortha Ratz.
Celebration of Life Service will be 5 p.m. at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, with Pastor Ned Clark officiating.
Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given at the funeral home.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on September 12, 2017