ELIZABETHTOWN - Starcher, David L. Sr., 69, of Elizabethtown, went to Heaven to be with Jesus on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Col. Leroy and Mildred Starcher; brother, Robert Starcher; and son-in-law, Bryan Miller.
He was the beloved husband and best friend of Donna for 50 years. He was the best daddy in the world to David and Brettney Starcher of Leitchfield, Laura and Jeff Goodman of Elizabethtown, Ginny and Marcus Ball of Eastview, and Vicki Starcher of Leitchfield.
He was born September 11, 1943 in Clarksburg, WV to Leroy and Mildred Starcher. He graduated from Ft. Knox High School and Indiana University. He was a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church for 30 years where he worked with the Baptist Builders. He worked for Vermont American Corporation for 34 years and was president and general manager of Magna Division. After retirement he went back to work as controller for Fischbach USA in Elizabethtown. He retired from there in 2011.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Severns Valley Baptist Church with Bill Taylor officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Brown Funeral Home and continue after 1 p.m. Saturday at the church.
In lieu of flowers David's wish was that contributions be made to Severns Valley Baptist Church's Building Fund, Kosair Children's Hospital or the
in his memory.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.
Published in The Courier-Journal on July 19, 2013