NEWPORT - E. L. Derkin, 64, died at his residence. He was born June 10, 1950 in Newport, a son of Harvey and Kay (Seaney) Elderkin, Sr. He had served in the U. S. Navy and had been employed at an area lumber yard until his illness.
He is survived by his mother of Corinth; a son, Casey Buzzell; and a daughter, Amy Murphy; as well as a dear friend which was like a brother, Dale Call.
He was predeceased by brothers, Harvey Elderkin, Jr. and Freeman Lloyd; and a sister, Linda Elderkin. No services are scheduled. Cremation arrangements are by Crosby & Neal, Newport. Those who wish may sign an on-line guest register at www.CrosbyNeal.com