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David "Dave" J. Cayer
Date of Death: December, 31 2018

          David "Dave" J. Cayer, 78, Escanaba, passed away on Monday December 31, 2018 at Murray's Country View in Gladstone following a lengthy illness. He was born on February 2, 1940 in Trenary, MI, son of the late Dennis and Mary (Finch) Cayer.
          Dave is survived by three children: Amanda Cayer, Teresa (Pat) Richer and Dan Cayer, two sisters, six grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.
          He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother: Sammy Cayer and a sister: Bobby Wallace.
          In keeping with Dave Cayer's wishes, there will be no public services. His family will celebrate his life together at a later date.
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Cayer Family.
          Please visit to send online condolences to his family. 

  • "My deepest sympathy in the loss of your father. He was a very special person and I felt privileged to call him my friend, I pray he has gone to a better place and keep your family and Leah in my prayers."
    -Julie Williams

  • "My sympathies to all of Dave's loved ones. Dave and I overlapped at the college for just a few years, but in that short time, he definitely helped me feel welcome. There was always a bright smile on his face, kind words, helping hands, and an occasional joke. I still have (and cherish) the "deer cinch" he constructed in case my rifle didn't shoot too straight! -Marc LaBeau"

  • "Please accept my sincerest condolences. I feel so fortunate to have had the opportunity to work at Bay College during Dave's tenure. He was always so helpful and sweet...and I just loved his warm and welcoming smile. Thoughts and prayers to the Cayer family. ~~Joyce King"
    -Joyce King

  • "So sorry for your loss of your father. Dan, you spent quality time with your dad.I didn't know your dad but you are a very good person and hard worker."
    -Mike and Marilyn Albrecht

  • "I’m so sorry for your loss. David will always hold a special place in my heart. Rest In Peace my friend and fly with the angels, but don’t take any wooden nickels. Love you!"

  • "Im so sorry about uncle David he was a strong caring man we will miss him now he can be with his dad mom sister and brother "
    -Heidi clouse

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