Funeral service for Dave Wayne St. Cyr III, 37, Tonganoxie, will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, January 2, 2010 at West Haven Baptist Church in Tonganoxie, KS . Burial will be in Hubble Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie, Kansas. He died December 30, 2009 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born on May 28, 1972 in Lawrence the son of Dave Wayne, Jr. and Hermine H. Tobacco St. Cyr.
He graduated from Lawrence High School in 1990. He received his A.A. degree from Haskell Indian Nation University in 1992. He then graduated from North Dakota State University in 1995 with a B.S. in Education. He attended both colleges on a Track Scholarship.
He was a 10 year employee for USD 464, Tonganoxie School Systems. He coached Football, Track and Basketball in Tonganoxie. He also was a teacher in the Special Education Department. He was a member of the Winnebago Tribe in Nebraska.
Survivors include his parents, Dave Wayne, Jr. and Hermine H. Tobacco St. Cyr, Lawrence; one sister, Deanna St. Cyr, Lawrence; and best friend, Hendryx St. Cyr. He was preceded in death by his grandparents; Dave W and Evelyn St. Cyr, Elmer and Ida Tobacco; one uncle, Gary St. Cyr and one cousin, Narvel Tobacco.
The family will greet friends Friday January 1, 2010 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Lawrence Humane Society and may be sent in care of the mortuary.