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William "Bill" D DerbesApril 19, 1976 ~ June 16, 2017 (age 41)
William D. Derbes, 41, Indianapolis, passed away at 2:30 a.m., Friday June 16th, 2017, due to a sudden heart attack.
Bill was born April 19, 1976, in Atlanta, Georgia. He moved to Indianapolis, where he resided until his passing. He worked as a Utility Operator for Exelead Pharmaceutical. In his off time, Bill loved to fish, go camping & boating and had a huge love for skydiving. He was the most selfless and happy person anyone could ever know. He was always there to offer a joke or a smile. Bill was always there for his family or anyone who needed a shoulder to lean on. He was the true definition of a great husband, father, son, brother, and even a “Papaw”.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Julie and James Propes of Indianapolis; his father, Donald Derbes of New Orleans; his wife, Stacy Derbes of Indianapolis; two twin daughters, Juliann and Jaila Derbes of Indianapolis; his step-children Morgan and Steven Penley of Avon; his sister Melissa Derbes of Greenwood; his brother, Jonathan Derbes of Indianapolis; his sister, Devin Derbes of New Orleans; and his grandchildren Owen Griffin & Eva Cullen of Avon.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Belva and William Warren
Visitation will be held at 10:00 am, Tuesday, June 27th, at Conkle Funeral Home- 4925 West 16th Street, Indianapolis IN 46224. Minister Alan will begin service at 2:00 pm. Following will be the burial at Westridge Park Cemetery at W. 21st Street and Raceway Rd.
Immediately after will be a Celebration of Life at Studio 500 Salon located at the corner of 13th Street and Winton Avenue in Speedway. The exact address is 1246 N. Winton Ave. Speedway, Indiana 46224. (This will be directly after the burial service at approximately 4:30 or 5:00 pm until approximately 8:00 pm)
Please direct your questions regarding donations of food, tables, chairs, etc. for this event to Susan Troutman at 317-629-5653.
Please send all flowers to Conkle Funeral Home- 4925 West 16th Street, Indianapolis IN 46224.