Michael Ryan DePerro of Langhorne died suddenly on Saturday, June 2, 2012, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was 25 years young.
Born in Philadelphia, he was the beloved son of Dawn Hillgrube DePerro and Michael A. DePerro and his spouse, Jean Leaman DePerro.
He was the maternal grandson of the late Dawn H. and Samuel A. Hillgrube and paternal grandson of Rober t M. and Joan F. DePerro.
Michael was a graduate of Cherokee High School in Marlton, NJ. At a young age Michael began working in the construction industry. For the last 2 years he was employed by M.J. Hilbert Consulting, Inc. During his school years Michael was known by his athletic prowess, playing for the top ice hockey teams in the tri-state area. As Michael became a young man he enjoyed going to the gym and took great pride in his physical fitness. The outdoors was where he loved to be. He was an avid surfer and snow boarder. Michael never missed a chance to take advantage of a great wave or snow covered mountain.
His compassion for others was exemplified by the lives he touched and his need to help others. Michael will always be remembered by his breath taking beauty, charismatic charm and infectious smile. Although he left this world a little darker for his family and friends, the heavens have surely lit up.
In addition to his parents and grandparents, Michael is survived by his 3 sisters, Samantha N. Raynor and her husband Brian, Casey L. Lindsey and her husband Timothy, and Jacquelyn L. DePerro and her fiance’ Matthew. He is also survived by 4 nephews, Austin Raynor, Jaxson Raynor, Lucas Raynor, Timothy (Duke) Lindsey, 2 nieces, Kaylin Lindsey and Aubrey Raynor along with 3 step siblings, Zachary, Kaitlyn and Tyler Monaghan.
Michael’s family will receive condolences on Thursday evening, June 7, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm and on Friday from 10:00am until his Funeral Service 11:00am at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. (at Holland Rd.) Richboro.
Interment will be private.
Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home
800 Newtown-Richboro Road, Richboro, PA 18954