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Obituaries

Obituaries

Tracy Ellis Derritt 1963 - 2008 Leavenworth

A homegoing service for Tracy Ellis Derritt, 44, Leavenworth, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Pentecostal Church of the Apostolic Faith in Leavenworth. Burial will be in Leavenworth National Cemetery.Mr. Derritt died Friday, Feb. 15, 2008, in Leavenworth.He was born Aug. 5, 1963, in Leavenworth, the son of Glen Martin and Elizabeth Ann Williams Derritt. He attended Leavenworth High School, Kansas City Kansas Community College and Kansas University.Mr. Derritt served in the U.S. Army from 1983 to 1993. He worked as a nurse from 1993 to 2000 and was an investor from 2000 until his death.Survivors include his father and wife Brendolyn, Leavenworth; a brother, Robbie Derritt and wife Cindy, Lawrence; and a sister, Helaine Derritt Grant, Overland Park.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Davis Funeral Chapel in Leavenworth.The family suggests memorials to Veterans of Foreign Wars in Leavenworth, sent in care of the funeral home, 531 Shawnee, Leavenworth, KS 66048.