David Fuerstenberg(1925 - 2012)

David "Red" A. Fuerstenberg, 76

St. Cloud

Dec. 30, 1935 - Nov. 3, 2012

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Williams Dingmann Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids for David Fuerstenberg, age 76, who passed away Saturday, November 3, 2012 at Good Shepherd Home. Rev. Mark Innocenti will officiate and burial will be the MN State Veteran's Cemetery in Little Falls. Friends and family may call Monday from 4-7 PM and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of mass Tuesday at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids. Parish Prayers will be at 6:30 P.M. Monday.

David was born on December 30, 1935 to Martin and Celestine (Froelich) Fuerstenberg in St. Cloud. He was married to Carol Theisen on July 9, 1960 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. Dave was in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, serving from 1954-1957. He worked at NSP as an electrical mechanic for 33 years, retiring in 1993. Dave was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, I.B.E.W. local 160, the American Legion Post 76, and the NSP Clown Club. He enjoyed traveling, wintering in Florida, spending time at the cabin in Park Rapids, fishing, volunteering at St. Benedict's Senior Community and coaching baseball and basketball at St. Anthony's.

Survivors include his wife, Carol; sons and daughter, Tim Fuerstenberg, Alan (girlfriend, Laura Weatherby) Fuerstenberg and Tracy (Jim) Wurst; sister, Sandy Klaers ; grandchildren, Ethan, Ayden, Theo & Bailey-Ann all of St. Cloud. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother-in-law, Tom Klaers and loyal friend, Maggie.

Obituary, video tribute and Guest Book available online: www.williamsdingmann.com


Funeral Home

Williams Dingmann Funeral Homes
324 2nd Avenue South Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
(320) 251-1454

Published in the St. Cloud Times on Nov. 4, 2012