Derrell Enyeart Jr.



Derrell J. “DJ / Mohawk” Enyeart Jr., 58, of Lapel, passed away on Wednesday, December 7, 2022, at Parkview Regional Health in Fort Wayne.

He was born on July 17, 1964, in Anderson, Indiana to Derrell J. Enyeart Sr. and Pamela K. Michael.

He had worked for and was a member of the Union 120 Laborers. He formerly owned DJ’s Concrete Specialists. He was also a member and former president of the Lapel Eagles Aerie 4323. He was a former coach and umpire for Lapel Little League.

He enjoyed bowling at Wells Lanes in Elwood. He was an avid IU, Cincinnati Reds, Pacers, and Indianapolis Colts fan. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and watching baseball, basketball and high school football.

Derrell is survived by two children, Miracle Enyeart (Austin Moore) of Muncie and Mat Collard (Leanne) of Anderson; three siblings, Ralph Enyeart (Angie) of Colorado, Bill Edgar (Rachel) of Ohio and Suzie Edgar of Ohio; three grandchildren, Ronan Collard, Joshua Parke and Aubrey Robinson; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother, Nicholas Lee Enyeart.

Funeral services were conducted at 4:00 PM on Saturday, January 7, 2023, at Hersberger-Bozell Funeral Home, 1010 North Main Street, Lapel, Indiana 46051.

Visitation was from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the funeral home.

A celebration took place after the services from 5:00pm – 7:00pm at the Lapel Eagles.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lapel Little League or the Lapel Eagles Christmas Outreach Program.

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