Fred Depew, 60, of Danville passed away at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 at Presence USMC, Danville. He was born April 6, 1956, in Urbana, the son of Joseph and Ida Buttitta Depew.
He was united in marriage to Theresa Williamson on Jan. 18, 2008. She survives.
He will be fondly remembered by his mother, Ida Depew; his sons, David, Eric and Matt Depew and their mother, Andrea; daughter, Stephanie Painter; four brothers, Jerald, Heath, Drake and Bennet Depew; two sisters, Tori Depew and Kate Roark; 11 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph.
Fred was an avid sports fan. He played in a softball and bowling league for more than 20 years. He loved to spend his time at the track watching the horses run. Fred was an avid music fan whose tastes influenced countless individuals.
A celebration of Fred's life will be from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28, at Sunset Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 710 N. Neil St. Champaign.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made Fred's go fund me memorial fund. Please join Fred's family in sharing memories, photos, and videos on his Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfunealhome.com.
Published on August 25, 2016