Derek A. Talkington, 54, of Spencer passed away January 8, 2022 in Indianapolis. Born August 20, 1967 in Indianapolis, he is the son of Kathryn
Talkington, and the late Donald R Talkington.
He was a 1985 graduate of Owen Valley High School and attended Indiana University and Vincennes University.
Derek worked at Centerstone Treatment Center in Bloomington and Bloomington Hospital.
He was an avid mushroom hunter, a great cook, and loved his cat “Budders.” He enjoyed helping others identify things found in nature and was known and loved for his “dry wit’ and sense of humor.
Surviving Derek are his Mother, a brother Brent Talkington and several Aunts, Uncles and Cousins.
The family will hold a Celebration of Life at a later date.
West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer have been entrusted with services.
Online condolences can be shared with Derek’s family at; www.westparrishpedigo.com