John L. David
April 26, 1931 - July 27, 2018
Age 87, of Oscoda, MI died on Friday, July 27, 2018 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Saginaw, MI. He was born on April 26, 1931 in Detroit, MI to the late John and Sophia David (nee Blache). John served in the United States Marine Corps from January 3, 1949 until October 1, 1952. He was at Inchon Landing as part of the “chosin few” during the Korean War. After being honorably discharged as a Staff Sergeant he served in the reserves until 1961. He worked for 20 years as a tool and die maker for Chrysler and General Motors. John was a life time member of the Oscoda VFW Post 3735. He enjoyed the casino, hunting, fishing, boating and playing cards. He is survived by his 3 children; son John (Debra) David of Warren, MI, son Kevin David of Oscoda, MI, daughter Daria David (Dean Tong) of Florida; 4 grandchildren, Dawn, Stephanie, Kevin, John; several great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Rose Marie David in 2000 whom he married in 1952, sister Jeanette Davison, brother Robert David and his beloved dog Daisy. A graveside service with military honors will take place at a later date in the Mikado Cemetery. Memorials can be directed to the Oscoda VFW Post 3735 and you may offer condolences at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com
Memorials can be directed to the Oscoda VFW Post 3735.