Skyler D. Tolson died April 27, 2009.

Skyler D. Tolson was born July 15, 1985 to the late Walter T. Tolson and Renee C. Tolson of Blue Springs, MO. They raised Skyler and his brothers, Xavier O’Neil and Zachary Stonemichael, in Blue Springs, MO.

Skyler attended and completed his education in the Blue Springs School District. Sky’s education began with Thomas Ultican Elementary followed by Delta Woods Middle School and completed with his graduation from Blue Springs High School in May 2004. He was in his senior year of college at Missouri State University when a second cancer was discovered. He succeeded in defeating that cancer as well as a cancer when he was twelve years old. Due to an odd set of circumstances and a terrific battle, Skyler joined his dad on Monday, April 27, 2009.

To cherish Skyler’s memories are his immediate family: mother Renee; brothers: Xavier and Zachary; aunts and uncles: David L. Diuguid, MD and Caryn of Teaneck NJ; Lewis Diuguid of Kansas City, MO, Vincent Diuguid of St. Louis, MO and maternal grandfather, Lincoln I. Diuguid, PhD; Gail Alexander of Brunswick, MO; Diana T. Buckner and Earl of Columbia, MO; Judy T. Turner and Robert of Warrensburg, MO; a host of cousins, and very, very dear friends.

Skyler made everyone he met feel special, loved and respected with his charming and truthful personality.

A visitation will be held from 5-7 pm on Thursday April 30, 2009, at Missouri Funeral Care 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raytown, MO, and a graveside on Friday May 1, 2009 at Blue Springs Cemetery at 11 AM. (Arr. Missouri Funeral Care 816-353-1700)