A memorial service for Michael W. DePan of Sarasota, Fla., a former Orchard Park home builder, will be held at noon Saturday in Lombardo Funeral Home, 3060 Abbott Road, Orchard Park.
He died Oct. 29, 2002, in his home under Hospice care after a six-year struggle with cancer. He was 52.
Born in Lackawanna, DePan was a graduate of Hamburg High School. He formerly owned and operated Sunshine Custom Homes, which built homes in Orchard Park and Lancaster. He retired because of illness in 1999 and moved to Florida.
Surviving are his wife of 27 years, the former Patricia A. Borowiak; a daughter, Michelle Marie Royer of Bessemer City, N.C.; a stepdaughter, Cheryl Reiter of Ohio; a brother, Arthur J. of Hamburg; two grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.