David Paul Rogne, 67

David Paul Rogne, 67, of West Bend, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2009, at his home.

David was born on April 25, 1942, to Carl and Ella (nee Schmidt) in Milwaukee. He married Elizabeth "Kay" (nee Schoch) on Dec. 2, 1961. In 1983, David was the owner/operator of Basic Business Systems until his retirement in 2000. He was a youth leader through First Baptist Church. David loved his home away from home in Crivitz.

David is survived by his beloved wife of over 47 years, Elizabeth "Kay"; children, David (Connie) of Kewaskum and Craig (Susan) of Oshkosh. He is further survived by his grandchildren, Tony (Amanda) Haack, David Dewey, Heather Escabar, Travis, Nicholas and Laura Rogne; his great-grandchildren, Elena Escabar and Jayda Haack. He was a special parent to Mellisa (David) Groves, Amanda Smith and Felicia Herdrich. Special grandfather of Hunter, Jazmyn, Somer and Jaemie Groves and Caleb Smith. Also survived by his sisters, Alice (the late Orville) Schaeuble, Lois Landvatter, Ruth (Edwin) Opliger, Wendy (Mark) Hoefert; brothers Carl Rogne, Ted (Janice) Rogne, Phil (Karen) Rogne; mother-in-law, Jo Schoch; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; infant twin sons, David Harry and Douglas Carl; sister June Sonnabend, and sister-in-law, Judith Norton.

A funeral service will be on Monday, June 8, 2009, at 6 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of West Bend, 2300 S. Main St., with the Rev. Bruce Dunford officiating. Interment will be at Washington County Memorial Park. Visitation will be at the church only on Monday, June 8, from 4 p.m. until time of service. Memorials are appreciated.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.