Dyrek William Coleman affectionately known as Nunu and DC, was born November 28, 1986 to the parents of Dyreck Johnson and Pauletta Coleman. He was the youngest of his siblings, Deron Coleman and Travis Devance. Dyrek is preceded in death by his grandmother Mary Jane Switchett, Stepfather Calvin Allen, and Richard Coleman. Dyrek grew up in Evanston and attended the Evanston public school system, he attended Washington, Chute and graduated from E.T.H.S. He also attended Columbia College where he studied his passion for music.
Derek relocated to Atlanta to pursue his musical dreams and aspirations. He decided to move back to Evanston to be closer to his mother, his children, and his brothers; whom he adored and loved immensely. While seeking his musical career he gained a musical family through Bridge Bound, in the same manner that he loved his music, he loved his Bridge Bound Family like his own. Dyrek accepted Christ at an early age. Dyrek leaves to cherish his memories by his mother Pauletta Coleman, father Dyreck Johnson, His three children Kalvin, Tai'Iynn, and Sincere which are all from Evanston. His brothers Deron and Travis (Brigette). His grandmother Polly Johnson affectionately known as «Big Ma" and grandmother Nellie Allen, a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Please keep the family in your prayers.
Arrangements entrusted to Thompson Funeral & Cremation Services Inc. Mr. Philip L. Gillette - Funeral Director
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