Funeral Notice: Angela Faith Derus


Derus, Angela Faith Beloved daughter of Sara and Michael Derus, was welcomed into this world on Monday, September 25th, 2017 at the University of Minnesota Children's Hospital in Minneapolis. Angela weighed 3 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 15 inches long. She had beautiful blue eyes, a mighty grip and a strong heart. Angela spent her entire life surrounded by family and in the arms of those who loved her. Shortly before 10:45 AM Angela passed peacefully in the arms of her mommy and daddy and in the presence of her brothers, David and Daniel. Angela was the sweetest, most innocent soul we have ever known. She touched the lives of so many during her short life. We will never forget Angela or the love she inspired. Angela is survived by her parents: Michael and Sara Derus, brothers: David and Daniel, grandparents: John and Susan Derus and Terri and Clyde Ulku, aunts and uncles: Anne, Barb, Chad, John, Jamie, Molly, Zeb, and Cousins: Jack, Nick, Aubrey, John, Emily, Oliver and Gavin. All are welcome to attend a visitation and mass for Angela on Saturday, October 7th at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church (5071 Eden Ave, Edina, MN 55436). The visitation will take place at 10:00 AM with a mass at 11:00 AM, followed by lunch. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation in Angela's name to Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep.