Derrek Reich, 41, his daughter was his world, Colts fan, loved motorcycles, drawing

By on March 7, 2018

Derrek Reich, 41, of Ephrata, passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

He was born in Ephrata to Harold Reich and Liana Whitcraft, both of Ephrata.

His daughter, Hailey, was his whole world. Derrek loved motorcycles and drawing. He was an avid fan of the Indianapolis Colts and the New York Yankees.

In addition to his parents, Derrek is survived by his daughter: Hailey Reich; his brother: Shawn, husband of Dawn Reich of New Holland; and his two nephews: Gavin and Owen.

Services were held March 6 at Stradling Funeral Home, Ephrata, with Pastor Dave Fulmer officiating. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Derrek’s memory may be made to a trust for Hailey’s education at

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at

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