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Dejay D. Burt

November 3, 1992 - February 2, 2021

Dejay D. Burt

Obituary

Dejay D. Burt, 28, of Belvidere, IL passed away unexpectedly Monday night, February 2, 2021.  Dejay was born November 3, 1992 in Downers Grove, IL the son of Darrin J. Burt and Mona D. Wade.  A willful child, Dejay was lovingly raised by his dad.  He married Katelyn A. Schultz on June 13, 2020 at an incredibly special place.  Dejay enjoyed listening to music and loved to ride motorcycles with his dad.  He had many wonderful traits and was an exceptionally talented artist.  Dejay was excited for the birth of their fourth child, Dejay Dylan Burt, Jr; sadly little Dejay was still born on February 4, 2021 and will be buried with his dad.

Dejay is loved and will be missed by his wife, Katelyn; children, Aaliyah, Raiden and Greyson; his dad, Darrin J. Burt who raised Dejay; his mother, Mona D. Wade; brothers, Keith Burt, Jr. and Jason Conley; step-brothers, Jeffrey Collins, Jr. and Rowan Collins; aunts and uncles, Ed Burt, Lori Bremner, Keith Burt, Gene Burt and Mark Mustafa and cousins; one niece; and multiple nephews.  Dejay is preceded in death by his brother, Dustin Burt; grandparents, Edward and Ruth Burt and his aunt, Janice Mustafa.

The visitation for Dejay will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, February 12, 2021 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL.  Face mask and social distancing will be observed.  The funeral service for family and friends of Dejay will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday February 13, 2021 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, with Rev. Rick Wagner officiating.  Burial will be in Belvidere Cemetery.  Memorials in Dejay’s name can be given in care of the family.  To share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

Service Schedule

Friday, February 12, 2021
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

The visitation for Dejay will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, February 12, 2021 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Avenue, Belvidere, IL.  Face mask and social distancing will be observed.  Burial will be in Belvidere Cemetery.  Memorials in Dejay’s name can be given in care of the family.

Saturday, February 13, 2021
10:00 am

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

The funeral service for family and friends of Dejay will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday February 13, 2021 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, with Rev. Rick Wagner officiating.

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I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing Dejay. I know Darren thru Channel. May God give you comfort in your time of need.

Chris Bunta 2021-02-12T07:47:38

RIP Dejay. There are no words for such an unimaginable loss. Your friends and family are in my thoughts and prayers. You will be greatly missed.

Sam Morris 2021-02-11T15:38:55

My condolences to both Dejay and the baby. I knew him since he was little and came to work with his Dad. He would hang out with me and I’d take him to lunch. He was way to young to go. Prayers 💙💙🙏🙏

Janice Woolum 2021-02-10T09:15:12

Sorry for your lost

Not important 2021-02-10T08:52:59

My condolences to DeJays entire family but mostly to his wife. I’m so sorry for your double losses Im in a loss for words except IM SOoooo SORRY. If I can be of ANY help to you or/and your children please let me know. I will forever miss DeJay and Dustin and I love them with all of my heart and soul. That video was absolutely breath taking. May God heal you and Bless in the years to come. Maybe we will meet someday, love Cherri Wade (Mona’s sister) 🤔

Cherri Wade 2021-02-10T00:33:00

So sorry for your loss. Many fond memories of his younger years.

David & Lori Bremner 2021-02-09T18:56:53

Katelyn it’ hard to lose someone you love.Dejay

Katelyn there isn’t any words to say.It’s hard to lose one but you lost two.You will always carry Dejay memories with you.They are being take care of in the arms of Jesus.They are also being united with his family that went before him.May the Guardian Angels keep you and your children safe under their wings.God Bless

Dorothy Graf 2021-02-08T19:27:58

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