DJ was a technician, had an inquisitive brain, and liked to understand. During his life he compiled an amazing listing of academic achievements and certifications. He obtained his Diploma from Petoskey Superior College in Petoskey, Michigan in June of 1973 obtained Certification from the Jet Motor Technician School at Chanute Air Drive Foundation graduating with honors in May perhaps of 1981 attained an Associate in Arts diploma from the College of South Carolina graduating in December of 1984 and compiled 111 credit rating hours in the direction of a degree in Aviation Routine maintenance Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. DJ moreover obtained an Airframe & Electric power Plant Mechanic Certification issued by the USFAA and an Aviation/Aerospace Safety Certificate from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical College in 1997. He held a Certificate for CompTIA A+ Computer system Fix was a Microsoft Licensed Professional and Systems Engineer as effectively as a Cisco Qualified Community Affiliate. He was an avid videographer, proficient with computers, and was a talented graphic animation designer bringing inanimate objects to lifetime by his creations. DJ was also a Licensed Drone Pilot Certified by the USFAA, a Accredited Scuba Diver rated for open up water diving, and was proficient in spoken Spanish.
DJ labored for seventeen years on fixed-wing aircraft as a technician with considerable aircraft maintenance and plane digital/electrical programs troubleshooting. DJ initially served in the United States Air Force as a Jet Engine Technician for 4 a long time from January 1981 by means of January 1985. He was mainly stationed at Myrtle Beach AFB in Myrtle Seaside, South Carolina. His principal space of obligation was retaining aircraft that ended up geared up with the TF34-GE-turbofan motor. He was Honorably Discharged from the USAF in 1987. Subsequent his USAF responsibility, DJ served as an Assistant Store Supervisor for Midnite Categorical, Inc. at the Hartsfield Global Airport in Atlanta, Ga a Industry Assistance Agent for Raytheon Aerospace, performing domestically and through Europe a Diesel Mechanic for Calusa Accredited Maritime, LLC and a Cable Set up Technician for RWL Communications the two found in Sarasota, Florida and an independent Laptop Fix Technician situated in Columbia, Tennessee.
A official company will not be held. A part of DJ’s continues to be will be scattered alongside-facet the grave web pages of his beloved pet dogs Mayah and Mindy, on the beautiful home around Dierks, Arkansas in which DJ had resided for the earlier number of many years and a part will be scattered in a specific place offshore near Miami Florida, wherever DJ and his very good good friend, James Stoker, put in days lobster searching.
DJ was incredibly particular to and is tremendously skipped by his near friends, Carla Rudichuk of Houston, Texas, James Stoker of Miami, Florida, and Jed Jackson of Ashdown, Arkansas. We like you DJ may you rest in peace.
Released by Legacy Remembers on Could 11, 2022.