David J. Muhlenkamp

TROY - David J. Muhlenkamp, age 65, of Troy, Ohio, passed away on Feb. 3, 2013, at the University of Cincinnati Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio.

He was born on May 9, 1947, in Greenville, Ohio, to the late Richard and Vera (Gelhaus) Muhlenkamp.

Survivors include his wife, Amy K. (Sherman) Muhlenkamp; daughter, Marissa K. Sherman (Joseph) Cookson of Piqua, Ohio; sisters, Paula Muhlenkamp (Nick) Cox of Ansonia, Ohio and Ann Muhlenkamp (Dave) Baker of Ft. Wayne, Ind.; brother, Chris (Rhonda) Muhlenkamp of Carmel, Ind.; sister-in-law, Becky Muhlenkamp of Greenville, Ohio; two grandchildren, Landyn and Aidyn Cookson; stepmother, Margaret Mitchell of Greenville; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Louis (Jenny) Sherman of Botkins, Ohio, Nancy (Jerry) Ranly of Minster, Ohio, Jill Sherman of Piqua, Toinette (Don) Alexander of Sidney, Ohio, Jannis (Bill) Sherman of Minster, and Forrest (Debonaire) Sherman of Sidney; mother-in-law, Mary Jane Sherman of Sidney; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his first wife, Jane (Sodders) Muhlenkamp; and one brother, Michael Muhlenkamp.

He attended the University of Dayton and was a US Marine Corps Vietnam War Veteran.

David was a member of the St. Patrick Catholic Church, Troy, and former member of Dayton Liederkranz-Turner.

He retired from Shrepco Electronics, Dayton, Ohio.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Troy, with Rev. Fr. James Duell officiating. Interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Troy, with Veterans Memorial Honor Guard at the graveside.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the Baird Funeral Home, Troy. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Patrick Catholic Church, 409 E. Main St., Troy, Ohio 45373.Friends may express condolences to the family through www.bairdfuneralhome.com.

Published in The Daily Advocate on Feb. 5, 2013