Derald Colgan

Obituary of Derald Colgan

Robinson, IL-Derald Dean Colgan, 69, of Robinson, IL died Friday, January 26, 2018 in Clark County,IL.

Born September 8, 1948 in Lawrence County, he was the son of Lawrence T. and Mable Helen (Mitchell) Colgan. He was a retired school teacher and had taught Vocational Drafting for many years.  He married Linda Sue Shonk, and she survives. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge for many years. 

Survivors include, his wife Linda Sue Colgan of Robinson,IL ; a son, Michael Brent Colgan of Terre Haute, IN; three siblings: Daniel D. Colgan of Plant City, FL, Deittra Dian Sluder and her husband Richard K. of Bedford, IN, and Donald D. Colgan and his wife Mari of Valrico, FL; nieces and nephews: Lara Ann McGinness and her husband Jason, Sarah Lynn Evans, Donald Joseph Colgan, Stefan Micheal Colgan, and Britni Nicole Colgan, Jamie Michelle Warren, and Melissa Sue Johnson.  He was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation was chosen. A Memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, February 10th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Pastor Nathan Sundt officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon until the hour of service on Saturday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.