Derek Scott Soper
July 21, 2018
Derek Scott Soper, 23 of Pine Grove, passed away Saturday morning, July 21, in Hershey Medical Center.
Born on April 28, 1995 in Pottsville, he was the son of David Scott and Karen D'Agostino Soper of Pine Grove.
He was a 2013 graduate of Pine Grove Area High School and had been employed at Raker Construction.
Derek was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Frank D'Agostion, Sr.
Derek was a great son and is survived and was loved by many relatives and friends. He enjoyed spending time with his friends, playing pool, shuffleboard, x-box and target shooting. He was a social member of the Pine Grove VFW, the Pine Grove American Legion and the Pine Grove Fish and Game Asso.
Surviving in addition to his parents are a Brother, Jason Soper of Pine Grove, a step brother, Matthew Soper of Lawrenceville, Pa., a step sister, Jamie Soper of Addison, NY; maternal grandmother, Bonnie D'Agostino of Pine Grove; paternal grandmother, Sherry Soper of Elkland, Pa; many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral Services will be held at H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., on Friday, July 27, at 10:00 am with Pastor Jason Stump officiating. There will be a viewing on Thursday, July 26, from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove. Interment will follow in the St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
The family would prefer, in lieu of flowers, donations be given to the Ruth Steinert Memorial SPCA, P. O. Box 332, Schuylkill Haven, Pa. 17972, in his memory.
You may send condolences to the family online at our website at www.hlsnyderfuneralhome.com