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David Lee Bruyr

August 18, 2021

David Lee Bruyr, 66, passed away on August 18, 2021.  At the time of his death, he was a resident at Kidron-Bethel Nursing Home in North Newton, KS. David spent most of his life in Emporia, Hutchinson, Wichita, and Topeka Kansas.  He was a graduate of Emporia High School class of 1973 where he excelled at wrestling and track in high school.  He was also an avid softball player and golf well into his 40’s with multiple sclerosis.  His life centered around K-State Athletics, PT cruiser clubs and car shows.

David was born on 12/10/54 in Parsons, Kansas, the son of Donald Bruyr and Dora Jean (Nevin) Coyan. He is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Myke Bruyr, sister Belinda McGovern and his beloved dog, Scooter.  He leaves behind his daughter, Kara Bruyr, sister Vicki (Ron) Hufford, sister-in-law Carolyn Bruyr and numerous nieces and nephews.

Per his request cremation will take place.  Due to COVID the celebration of David’s life will be a private family service at a later date.   Memorial contributions may be sent in David’s name to National MS Society, 900 S. Broadway, 2nd Fl., Denver, CO 80209.

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