David B. BIRT

BIRT - David B. Born December 23, 1928 in Madison, WI, entered into rest March 11, 2014, resident of Grand Island. Survived by his wife of 56 years, Barbara, three sons, Kevin (Lorie), Patrick (Anne) and Jeffrey (Lori), nine grandchildren, his brother, E. Michael (Ann) of Eden Prairie, MN, four nieces and a nephew, and grand-nieces and nephews. David graduated from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN with a Master of Arts in Public Administration. He was a Community Planner with the US Department of Housing and Urban Development from 1970 - 1999. He was active as a volunteer in local town planning in Minnesota, and served as the Moderator of the last Town Meeting of the new City of Cottage Grove, MN, in 1966. He served in the US Army, with the Boy Scouts of America, and was a member of The American Legion Post 1346, Grand Island, and the Grand Island DAV. Friends may call Friday 4-7 PM at the KAISER FUNERAL HOME, 1950 Whitehaven Rd., Grand Island. Funeral Services will be held Saturday at 11 AM at Trinity United Methodist Church - Historic Trinity. An interment service will be held at a later date. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorials may be made to American Legion Post 1346 or Friends of the Grand Island Memorial Library.

Funeral Home

Kaiser Funeral Home
1950 Whitehaven Road Grand Island, NY 14072
(716) 773-3433

Published in the Buffalo News on Mar. 19, 2014