Celebrating the life of Derek T. Guppy
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He was born October 13, 1982, in Peoria to Thomas and Theresa Flatka Guppy.
He married Alice M. Belin January 29, 2009, in Fulton County; she survives. He is also survived by his twin sons, Michael Belin and Evan Belin; siblings, Brittany Guppy, Ashley Deckor; many nieces and nephews; father, Thomas Guppy; his grandmothers and mother-in-law, Rhonda Belin.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Theresa Guppy; his grandfathers; brother, Dallas Baker and brother-in-law, Bobby Boucher.
Derek worked as a welder. He loved his family. He also loved music and playing the guitar. He enjoyed working outdoors.
Cremation has been accorded and a celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 22, 2022, at Avanti’s in Pekin.
Memorials may be made to his twins.
The Cremation Society of Mid-Illinois Co. Pekin/Peoria is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at csmico.com
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