Michael William DeCarpentry (1982-2016)

DeCarpentryMichael William DeCarpentry

August 3, 1982 – January 12, 2016 

Michael William DeCarpentry, age 33, of O’Fallon, born August 3, 1982 in Bayonne, N.J., died January 12, 2016 at his home in O’Fallon, Ill.

Michael studied computer programming at Southwestern Illinois College, Belleville, Ill. He was a big sports fan,  cheered for the New York Mets, and enjoyed attending area sporting events. Michael was a parishioner at St. Clare Catholic Church where he attended young adult gatherings and served as Eucharistic Minister. Michael was a member of Knights of Columbus Council 4239 in O’Fallon. He was a loving and loyal son.

He was preceded in death by his father Donald William DeCarpentry.

Surviving are his mother Mary, nee Kelleher, DeCarpentry of O’Fallon; his long-time special friend Meaghan Bovich; his paternal grandmother Arthemia DeCarpentry; aunts Denise Szemple, Carol Hennings, Michele Kelleher, and uncle Donald Kelleher, Jr.

Condolences may be extended to the family by visiting www.wfh-ofallon.com.

Funeral:  Service will begin at 1:00 pm, Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Wolfersberger Funeral Home, with Rev. Jim Deiters officiating. Following the service, the family will receive friends until 5:00 pm. Burial will be in Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City, N.J.

Arrangements entrusted to Wolfersberger Funeral Home O’Fallon, Illinois.