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Four-year-old Dyrk Burcie passes away after valiant battle with cancer

DALLAS, TX (KLTV) -

A four-year-old boy who inspired a statewide support system has lost his battle with cancer.

Family members confirmed today that little Dyrk Burcie of Dallas has passed away.

After he was diagnosed, a campaign was launched by Dallas firefighters, who spelled out his name in creative ways in support for him.

That support spread around the state and across East Texas.

Funeral arrangements for Dyrk Burcie are still pending.


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