David "Pete" Petschow of Center Point, Iowa, was born February 7, 1957 in Elgin, Illinois to the late John and Kathleen Petschow. He departed this life on August 10, 2013 after a long illness. David is survived by his wife, Carol Petschow; two children, Brandon and Kaysie Petschow; brothers, Dennis (Lynda) Petschow of Elgin, IL and Mike Petschow of South Elgin, IL; sisters, Sandy (William) Shumaker of Mooresville, NC; Cindy Engelke of Elgin, IL; Wendy (Charlie) McKnight of Batavia, IL. A celebration of Pete's life is set for Sunday, September 8, 2013, at the home of Cindy Engelke, Elgin, IL from 2 to 6 pm. For more info call 847-567-1989.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Sept. 6, 2013