Age 62 of Vadnais Heights
Beloved husband, dad, papa
Passed away unexpectedly on September 10, 2022. Dave is survived by his wife of 35 years, Jeanne; children, Leah (Josh) Palma, Ali (Justin) Bachinski, Maggie (Grady) Farrer; grandchildren, Amelia, Luna, Jay; siblings, Linda (Tank Anderson), Jim (Connie), Bill (Maureen); nieces and nephews, Danielle (Andrew) Shambaugh, Jake (Carolyn Mary), Ronni, Paige, Billy, Pearl; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald “Jake” and Pearl.
David had a larger-than-life personality and a positive outlook that was infectious. He had an easy way of putting others’ interests before his own, and was a very supportive husband and father. He was a fan of all sports, closely following the Gophers and his beloved Chicago hometown teams. Most of all, he loved being Papa to his three grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 12pm Monday, September 19, 2022 at Bradshaw, 4600 Greenhaven Drive, White Bear, with visitation beginning at 10am. All are welcome to come to a celebration of David’s life at Jimmy’s Event Center (3565 Labore Rd., Vadnais Heights MN 55110) following the service. Memorials to the family preferred.