DAVID 'DAVE' J. BARNUM, 55 GREEN BAY, WI - David "Dave" J. Barnum, 55, Green Bay, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014. He was born September 3, 1958, in Rockford, Illinois to the late John R. and Beverly (Peterson) Barnum. Dave was stationed in Italy for two years as a firefighter in the United States Air Force. Then he married the love of his life, Carol Nelson, on August 3, 1985, in Rockford, Illinois. Together they were blessed with two daughters, Stacey "Ace" and Kristen. Dave taught his daughters all the professional sports teams and even what cities they are from. He was an avid Packer fan. Dave enjoyed golf, fishing and above all spending time with his family. Dave is survived by his loving wife, Carol; two daughters, Stacey "Ace" (friend Bradford) and Kristen; his brother, Bruce (Tracey) Barnum; two sisters, Roxanne (Stephen) Siekmann and Rosanne (Steve) Marheine. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. Visitation for Dave will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Lyndahl Funeral Home, 1350 Lombardi Avenue. Visitation will continue on Monday, July 28, 2014, at Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 1731 St. Agnes Drive at 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11 a.m., with Pastor Scott Malme officiating. Full Military Honors will follow. Online condolences maybe expressed at www.lyndahl.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial funds may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation. The family would like to thank the staff at St. Vincent Intensive Care Unit for all the wonderful care given to Dave.
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Lyndahl Funeral Home
1350 Lombardi Avenue
Green Bay, WI 54304
Published in Rockford Register Star from July 27 to July 28, 2014