Memorial service will be Saturday, Nov. 24 in Andover, Minn. His parents and grandparents are from Crookston.

Derek J. Salem, age 27 of Coon Rapids, passed away Nov. 18, 2012. He was a loving husband, father, son and brother. Derek worked at Ruan Transport in Brooklyn Park.
He is survived by wife, Sarah; children, Devin and Dylan; mother, Judy; father, James; brother Dean; grandparents, Annetta Raymond and Shirley Salem; and many other relatives and friends.
Memorial service to be held Saturday, Nov 24, 1 PM with visitation starting at 11 AM at Thurston-DeShaw Funeral Home, 13817 Jay St. NW. Andover. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred.
Thurston-DeShaw Funeral Home, Andover 763-767-7373.