David Michael Stanley, 24, ofKansas City,Kan., and formerly ofGardner,Kan.passed away Nov. 8, 2012 inKansas City,Mo.due to injuries from an automobile accident.
David was born June 29, 1988 inOlathe,Kan.to Henry Albert “Hank” and Kathy Lynn Shriver Stanley. He was a 2006 graduate ofGardnerEdgertonHigh Schooland attended JCCC.
David was a floor manager at Bike Source inOverland Park,Kan.and also worked part-time at The Bunker inKansas City,Mo. David was a guitarist and played in several local bands. He was an avid cyclist. David touched many lives and he will be dearly missed by his family and his extraordinary group of friends.
He was preceded in death by his father Albert in 1998 and his step-father to be Bill Dotson in 2002.
David is survived by his mother, Kathy Stanley, ofGardner; sister, Ashley Stanley ofKansas City,Kan.; grandmother, Lorene Stanley, ofWellsville,Kan.; grandmother, Judy Shriver, ofGardner; and his special dog Zeus.
A Celebration of Life and Prayer Service will begin at 7:30 pm Nov. 13, 2012, at Bruce Funeral Home, 106 S Center, Gardner, KS (913)856-7111. Visitation will begin at 5:30 pm before the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to the American Heart Association. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.