David Timothy Balas

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  • "Love you David - Thank you for a lifetime of many smiles...."
    - Adrienne
  • "Hey Tim, Sorry for your loss. Thoughts and Prayers are sent..."
    - Gene Peluso
  • "He will be greatly missed. Heaven is lucky to have you"
    - Brenda Wildman
  • "Saddened to hear the news of his passing. So sorry for..."
    - LInda Poland
  • "Uncle David taught me so much about life. Put friends and..."
    - Becky Neff
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December 25, 1961 ~ July 16, 2014

David Timothy Balas, 52, of Vancouver, WA, passed away at his home on July 16, 2014.

David lived a robust 52 years filled with walking, dancing, reading, writing and drawing.
He was a Special Olympics medalist, was active in his local church, and attended every social event he could.

Born in Chicago in 1961, he moved to Vancouver in 1992 where he continued leading an active life.
He loved I Love Lucy, Sonny and Cher, Buddy Holly and, most of all, his friends and family.

David was predeceased by his parents, Lillian and Thomas; and sisters, Patricia and Bernadine.
David is survived by his sisters, Pamela and Gerry; his brother, Tim; and many nieces and nephews.

Two services will honor David: one in Vancouver and one in Chicago. The Vancouver service will be held on Sunday, July 27, at 1 p.m. at Hamilton-Mylan Funeral Home, 302 W 11th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to honor his wish to be buried in Chicago with his parents and sisters.

Read more about David's wish here: https://www.youcaring.com/davidslastwish.

Please sign David's Guest Book at www.columbian.com/obits.
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Hamilton-Mylan Funeral Home, Inc. - Vancouver
302 W. 11th Street
Vancouver, WA 98660
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Published in The Columbian on July 23, 2014
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