James R. Derickson, 77


James R. Derickson, 77, of Selbyville and Naples, Fla., died July 30, 2006, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury, Md.

He retired from Dupont Company as a payroll supervisor. He was a member of St. Matthews-by-the-Sea United Methodist Church in Fenwick Island and North Naples United Methodist Church in Naples, Fla., and was a member of their choir. He was a member of the Ocean View and Fenwick Island yacht clubs and was a Korean War veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Elin; his son Jay and his wife Allison; and one granddaughter, Samantha Derickson.

A memorial service is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 14, 2006, at noon at St. Matthews-by-the-Sea United Methodist Church, 1000 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to St. Matthews-by-the-Sea United Methodist Church, 1000 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island, DE 19944 or North Naples United Methodist Church, 6000 Goodlette Rd, Naples, Florida 34109.