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David "DJ" Werbeck

April 9, 1959 November 25, 2018
David "DJ" Werbeck
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Obituary for David "DJ" Werbeck

David “DJ” Werbeck, 59, of Cicero, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center. A lifetime resident of the Syracuse area, he was a 1977 graduate of West Genesee High School. DJ earned his associate degree from Cayuga Community College and was employed with Channel 9 News for over 30 years and Fox Broadcasting for over 10 years. DJ attended The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and was a member of NABET-CWA Local 211 Union. He enjoyed playing drums for local bands and also played in the West Genesee Marching Band Drumline. DJ was a creative inventor and enjoyed spending time with family.

Surviving are his daughters, Jessica (Theodore) Brooks III of Liverpool and Teresa Werbeck of Austin, TX; parents, Arthur Sr. and Lillian; sister, Christine Werbeck of Camillus; brothers, Stephen (Nancy) of North Syracuse, James (Susan) of Bonita Springs, FL and Arthur Jr. (Maureen) of Gaithersburg, MD; granddaughter, Evelyn Brooks; many nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

Relatives and friends may call Friday, November 30 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, December 1 at 10 a.m. in St. Cecilia's Church, 1001 Woods Rd., Solvay. David will be laid to rest in Our Lady of Hope Mausoleum, DeWitt.

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4:00 PM 11/30/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/30/2018 7:00:00 PM
Buranich Funeral Home

5431 W. Genesee Street
Camillus, NY 13031

Buranich Funeral Home
5431 W. Genesee Street Camillus 13031 NY
United States

Funeral Mass




10:00 AM 12/1/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Cecilia's Church

1001 Woods Rd.
SOLVAY, NY 13209

St. Cecilia's Church
1001 Woods Rd. SOLVAY 13209 NY
United States

Cemetery Details


Our Lady of Hope Mausoleum Final Resting Place

4100 E. Genesee St.
Syracuse, NY 13214

4100 E. Genesee St. Syracuse 13214 NY
United States

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