Dmitriy was born on May 6th, 1989, in Gorlovka, Ukraine. In 2004 Dmitriy and his family moved to the United States.
Dmitriy grew up in a big Christian family, with two brothers, Vitalii and Sergey, and his sisters, Anna and Sofiya. He loved his parents, Olga and Vladimir Balaban, sisters and brothers, and especially his nieces, Angelina and Darya, and his nephew Michael.
Dmitriy was very talented, and loved to sing and play accordion and guitar. He always hugged his family and would always find a way to put a smile on their faces. Dmitriy had an amazing sense of humor and with him there were no dull moments. He would always be there for those who needed him.
Joyful, kind, caring. That is how he will be remembered by his family, friends, and all those who love him. Always in our hearts, Dmitriy.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at Rea Funeral Chapel with Pastor Leonid Tokarchuk, officiating.
Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery, Sedalia.