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The Bandyk daughters pose with their father at the family’s home in Mokena. Photos by T.J. Kremer III/22nd Century Media
Members of the Bandyk family gather in the kitchen to look through 21 years of old daddy daughter dance photos.
The seven Bandyk daughters — (clockwise from top middle) Kylee, Clayre, Mckenna, Abai, Magdie, Cascidy and Lauren — surround their father, David, at home.
T.J. Kremer III, Editor
4:00 am CDT March 14, 2019
Fred Astaire, Gregory Hines and Madonna: People who spent decades dancing for the amusement and to the delight of audiences everywhere. Now, another name can be added to that list: David Bandyk, who hung up his dancing shoes on Feb. 9 for the last time, marking an end to an impressive streak of 21 consecutive years of daddy-daughter dances at St. Mary Elementary School in Mokena.