The family of Derek and Maddox Marshall will be honoring their loved ones in privacy according to an obituary published by Jay E. Lowery Funeral Home Inc.
Derek, 29, and Maddox, 1, were killed on March 22 when the vehicle Derek was driving went off the road in Athens Township and into the Susquehanna River. Derek’s girlfriend, Emily Hoey, escaped the vehicle, but Derek and Maddox died after drowning, according to the Bradford County Coroner.
Maddox was remembered in the obituary as a “happy boy with eyes that smiled and the sweetest grin” who “liked to play patty cake.”
According to the obituary, Derek “enjoyed his time spent hunting and watching football.“
Memorial contributions may be made to Victory Church, 645 East Main Street, Troy, PA 16947, in memory of Derek & Maddox Marshall.