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Derek Kostenbader

Derek A. Kostenbader

Monday July 15, 1996 - Monday January 20, 2020
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Obituary

Derek A. Kostenbader, 23, of Macungie, passed away tragically and unexpectedly on January 20, 2020. He was born on July 15th, 1996 in Newport News, Virginia to Rhonda (Green) of Macungie and Joseph Kostenbader of Ohio. He graduated from Brandywine Heights High in 2015. Derek worked as a roofing and construction contractor.

Surviving with his parents are his sister, Taylor who lives with her mother and his grandparents: David and Joan Green of Hellertown.

All are invited to gather with his family from 10 to 11 AM on Saturday at the Falk Funeral Home, 163 Main Street, Pennsburg. A Celebration of His Life will begin at 11 AM. Everyone is encouraged to share photographs and memories here on his Book of Memories. Simply select “Photos & Videos” above and click on the ADD PHOTOS button. This will bring up your File Explorer files and allow you to select the photos you’d like to upload. You are also encouraged to share your memories and offer his family your support by selecting Memory Wall above and entering your memories in the box below. You can then add photos to support your memories before you post them. If you wish to leave a private condolence, simply click on the Private Condolence button and your sentiments will be shared with his family and not published on his website.

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Contributions in Derek's memory may be made to his mother, Rhonda Green, at 492 Mountain Village Drive, Macungie, PA 18062 to defray Derek's expenses.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, January 25th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, January 25th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Pennsburg
    Address
    163 Main Street
    PENNSBURG, PA 18073
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  • Service

    Saturday, January 25th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, January 25th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Pennsburg
    Address
    163 Main Street
    PENNSBURG, PA 18073
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Sue

Posted at 09:55pm
My heart was sadden over the loss of your son Derek and I wanted to send my warmest condolences to the family. To lose a child, a part of you, can bring such overwhelming grief but the God of all comfort tells us at 2 Kings 20:5 he hears our prayers, he sees our tears, and he feels our pain. At jw.org we can read John 5:28, 29 that you will have your son in your life once again. May all the sweet memories you have give you calm and peace to help you through the dark moments until God’s promises come true. Again so very sorry for your heartache.
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Dylan James

Posted at 02:13pm
My deepest sympathies for your loss.
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Jo Ann Taylor

Posted at 10:55am
Derek's ability to always make me smile. Even when he was being a nix nuts, it was always in a Robin Hood sort of way. Rhonda would shake her head and say "you're right, but you still can't do that"... Even as a child, he was wise beyond his years...human nature wise. When Rhonda succeeded in her goal to get a home where the kids could have their own rooms, Derek's words..."I don't see what the big deal is...I love my sister and still prefer to be with her"...wise beyond his years. He loved his mother and his sister beyond words...and better yet, he was never afraid to tell me just how much he loved them. If more people were like Derek, this world would be a better place.
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