David T. Babe

Oct. 12, 1930 - April 18, 2007

David T. Babe of Pewaukee was born to eternal life Wednesday, April 18, 2007, at age 76.

He is the beloved husband of the late Rosemary; the loving father of Michael (Donna) Babe of Waukesha, Mark (Kim) Babe of Waukesha, Susan (Ron) Krause of Milwaukee, Karen (Ken) Gissing of Delavan, Mary (Tim) Alters of Wales, Patty (Dale) Servais of Pewaukee and Peggy (Dave) Paszkiewicz of Pewaukee; and grandfather to 17 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, soon to be five. He is also the loved brother of Pat McGrath, Frank (Theresa) Babe, Jim (Claire) Babe, Anne (Dean) Bierce, Agnes Condon and Connie (John) Rockteacher and dear brother-in-law of Betty Babe. He is also survived by many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brother, John Babe; sisters, Jane Babe and Mary Ellen Lawson; and brothers-in-law, Dan Lawson and Patrick Condon.

David was a U.S. Army Korean War veteran and retired from the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Corrections Department.

Visitation will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, April 23, with a 7:30 p.m. vigil prayer at Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. Visitation continues from 9 a.m. until the 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, April 24, at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, N35-W23360 W. Capitol Drive, Pewaukee. Interment will follow at St. Marys Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials in David’s name to Queen of Apostles School, 449 W. Wisconsin Ave., Pewaukee, WI 53072, or Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226, would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.