David L. Downing

May 5, 1951 - June 22, 2008

David L. Downing of Hartland, formerly of Oconomowoc, was born May 5, 1951, in Illinois. He passed away Sunday, June 22, 2008, from a brain tumor at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc, at age 57.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda Carol Downing of Hartland, and children, Tracy Dunsmoor of Hartland, Robin Downing-Jahn (Courtney "Corky" Jahn) of Oconomowoc, Darlene Schroeder of Hartland, Tony (Bonnie) Apgar of Baxter, Tenn., and Melissa Greenwalt (fiance Dave) of West Bend. He was the "Silly Grandpa" of Bryanne, and also the grandpa of Dawn, Christy, Alyssa and Tremayne. Survivors also include his sister, Dana Matte of Dallas, Ga.; nieces, Melissa and Jen; and other relatives and friends.

David was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Virginia Downing.

Private family services will be held.

If so desired, memorials in Davidís name may be made to AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Highway P, Oconomowoc, WI 53066.

The family wishes to extend special thanks to the staff at AngelsGrace Hospice.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.