David L. Deuchar, 36, passed away, Thursday, February 12, 2020 at the Burgess Hospital in Onawa, IA.
David was born July 18, 1983 at Rosebud, SD to Jim and LaVon (ThinElk) Deuchar. David's family moved to Flandreau and he attended Flandreau Public Schools and then he went to school in Morris, MN. He was employed with John Ryan Construction, Tom Hansen Construction and with FSST Maintenance Department. Dave’s joy’s in life were being a father, attending Wacipi and gaining his strength as a Sundancer. Dave was a generous and compassionate man to all. He was a pipe carrier and loved his Lakota way of life and being with family and friends. He had many hobbies, such as basketball, being outdoors and in nature.
David is survived by his companion: Tiffany Westphal; four children: Davyen, David Jr., Harmony and Ava; his mother: LaVon ThinElk Deuchar; siblings: Christopher Deuchar and Danielle Deuchar, both of Flandreau and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, James Deuchar, Jr.
Funeral services will be 11:00 am Friday, February 21, 2020 at the Wicoicaga Otipi Community Center, Flandreau, SD. Visitation will begin at 5:00 pm Thursday with an all-night wake service at the community center. www.skrochfc.com