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John D "Dave" Panks

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PANKS, JOHN D. (DAVE); of Waterford; died at the age of 72. Dave was the loving father of Derek Sean Vaughan and Dawn Marie Vaughan of Waterford, MI; brother to James G. Panks of Westminster, SC. Dave was preceded in death by his wife of 33 years JoAnn Panks (January 2010). Dave graduated from Michigan State University in 1964 and was a member of the ATO Fraternity. He held various positions at GM as a Project Engineer for 40 years, and spent a tour with the US Navy Reserves. Dave was well known by all for water skiing ever since he was a teenager and on into his golden years. We shall all fondly remember summers at Tee Lake! A Celebration of Dave's Life will be held Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 12 Noon to 3 p.m. at Gino's 1999 Cass Lake Rd, Keego Harbor, MI. Arrangements were entrusted to the Pixley Funeral Home of Keego Harbor.
Published in The Oakland Press on Nov. 3, 2013
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