DJ played football and baseball in the Amherst Youth Oraganization. He enjoyed dirt bikes, four wheelers, shooting guns, spending time outdoors, and spending time with his mother and sister. He was a loyal friend.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by a sister, Breanna at home; his maternal grandparents, Donald "Papa" and Bonnie Slanczka of Shreve; and numerous aunts and uncles. He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents.
Services, due to the weather, have been rescheduled for 11 A.M., Friday, December 28, 2012 at Schlabach Funeral Home in Shreve. Friends may call Thursday, December 27, 2012 from 6 to 8 P.m. in the funeral home. Rev. Bill Lawson will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home.
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