Derek Cronk, 41, of Bridgeport, OH, passed away Friday, October 7, 2022, at UPMC-Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.
Derek was born December 2, 1980 in Bellaire, OH. He was a graduate of Bellaire High School and was an avid sports fan.
Derek was preceded in death by his grandparents, Serge and Betty Campbell Gentile; his wife, Tesia Kasprowski Cronk; and his step-sister, Samantha Irene Kaufman. He is survived by his mother, Suzanne Kaufman; father, Mark Cronk; step-father, Bernhard G. Kaufman; twin sister, Jessica Cronk; step-sister, Joanne G. Kaufman; nephews, Cody Mark Kimmel and William Blaze Wilson; aunts & uncles, Penny and Kim Clifford and Jerry and Roxanne Hazlett; and special friend, Jennifer Landers.
Friends will be received from 4-8 pm Tuesday, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling. Friends will then be received at the funeral home on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, from 10 am until time of funeral service at 12 pm, with Bishop Michael Tolliver officiating. Interment will follow in Halcyon Hills Memorial Park, Sherrard, WV.