David E. Dobesh, 73



David E DobeshDavid E. Dobesh of Cedarburg passed away Feb. 18, 2015, at age 73. Beloved husband of Ann (Nee McKenna). Loving father of David (Grace), Thomas (Virginia) and Megan (Jason) Schroeder. Loving grandpa of Odin, Greyson and Charlie. Dear brother of Wayne and Janice Samson. Dear brother-in-law of Charles (Judith) McKenna. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

David was born in Green Bay, and his love of sports found him attending Packers home games whenever possible. David graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point with a degree in economics. David enjoyed biking and for many year taking part in the Ueckerís Ride for the Arts. Davidís love of the water and outdoors stemmed from a childhood spent at his family cabin on a trout stream in northern Wisconsin. His early love of fishing continued to his days of innumerable fishing excursions with his old English sheepdog as copilot.

David loved his family and passed his love of family on through all members of his family. To know David was to be the recipient of unending support. David was a loving husband, father and grandfather. His smile and laugh lit up a room. Part of him will always be with us as his influence is left on the lives of everyone he touched over the years.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at 11 a.m. at St. Francis Borgia North Catholic Church, 1375 Covered Bridge Road, Cedarburg. Visitation was at the church on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Interment St. Francis Borgia Catholic Cemetery. Memorials to the American Heart Association appreciated.

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