Derek Vaughan, 43, of Raymore, Mo., formerly of California, Mo., passed away on Friday, June 28, 2019, at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. He was born on July 3, 1975, in Jefferson City, Mo. Derek was an Electrical Operator with the IBEW 53 local in Kansas City, Mo. He loved riding his Harley, hunting, fishing, smoking meat and spending time with his children. When he was younger, he was a member of the Civil Air Patrol in Sedalia, Mo. Derek is survived by two sons, Dustin and Devin Vaughan of Garden City, Mo.; one daughter, Rein Vaughan of Garden City, Mo.; three sisters, Cherre Miesner of Stover, Mo., Rhiannon Trivitt of Russellvile, Mo. and Fanci Bennett of Jefferson City, Mo.; "Aunt Sissy", Glenna Roberts of Jefferson City, Mo.; his girlfriend, Destin Allen and her children Jayden and Jax Allen all of Raymore, Mo.; stepfather, Davey Massey and four nieces and five nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother, Melinda Massey; maternal grandparents, Millard and Donna Vaughan. Visitation will be on Saturday, July 6, 2019, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the funeral home with a Memorial Service following at 2:00 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the Children of Derek Vaughan or Midwest Transplant Network c/o the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, 100 S. Oak St. in California, Missouri.