Van Egeren, David J.
David J. Van Egeren, 64, Janesville, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Mercy Hospital of complications from diabetes and heart surgery. He was born in Green Bay, on Nov. 26, 1948, the son of Francis and Bernice (Burkart) Van Egeren. David served in the U.S. Marine Corps
during the Vietnam War
. He married Donna L. Farber on Aug. 25, 1973, in Madison. He was currently employed as a project manager for Spacesaver Corporation in Fort Atkinson, for the past 23 years. David, a member of First Lutheran Church, enjoyed being a handyman to many friends and neighbors - always with a willing spirit. He had a passion for woodworking, classic cars, playing pool, and reading. He also loved to spend time with family and friends, especially during the Packer and Badger football season. David enjoyed dancing with the love of his life, Donna, wife of 39 years. He was a wonderful husband, father, and friend.
Survivors include his wife, Donna; two sons, Chad Van Egeren, Mission Viejo, Calif.; and Eric Van Egeren, Milwaukee; four siblings, Ginny (Marv) Lardinois, Bay Settlement, Wis.; Dennis (Shirley) Van Egeren, Green Bay; Steve (Barb) Van Egeren, New Franken, Wis.; and Tony (Gina) Van Egeren, Green Bay; a sister-in-law, Bonnie Van Egeren, Green Bay; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Andy Van Egeren.
Memorial services will be held at noon on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY, Janesville, with Rev. James Melvin officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park, Madison. Visitation will take place on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the hour of service at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
. For on-line guestbook and condolences: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com