1960 ~ 2016
David Scott Behrmann, 56, of Pasco Washington died July 2, 2016 of causes incident to cancer. David was born May 25, 1960 in Salt Lake City Utah, as the second son of Grant and Gladlyn Behrmann. He married Margaret Tappe in 1997. He graduated from Utah's Hillcrest High school with honors, the University of Southern Colorado with a Bachelor's degree in economics and he obtained a Master's degree from Washington State University.
Most of David's youth was spent in the Midvale Utah area. He was recognized by community leaders and teachers as being kind and friendly to everyone across social or ethnic divides. David loved track and field. He was the Utah state high school champion in the 800 meters. At one time he also held a Utah state record for high jump for junior high students. He loved the outdoors, hiking, climbing, motorcycles and his Jeep.
He served six years on the Portland Mountain Rescue team. David explored the outdoors of Utah, Oregon, Arizona, and Washington where he lived as he followed his business career. He was recognized as a skilled planner, client relations director, and administrator for some of the top corporate entities in the United States.
As a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, David loved the restored gospel. He was called to leadership positions early in his life in high school seminary and continued to serve as a leader as Elders Quorum president and member of a Stake High Council. Teaching gospel doctrine by word and example may have been his favorite calling.
David is survived by his wife Margaret Tappe-Behrmann, daughter Kristin Lee Behrmann (Christopher Nelson) of Ridgewood New York, son Gabriel David Behrmann of Canby Oregon, parents Grant and Gladlyn Behrmann of St. George Utah, siblings Russell (DeAnn) Behrmann of Cedar City Utah, Kenneth (Cam) Behrmann of Mesa Arizona and Patti Behrmann of Ogden Utah. David is loved, remembered, and will be missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on July 7 at the Pasco, Washington LDS 6th ward at 4305 Crescent Road in Pasco. A graveside service will be held Monday July 11th at 11 a.m. at the Larkin Sunset Cemetery at 1950 East Dimple Dell Road in Sandy, Utah.
Mueller's Greenlee Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. The family invites you to sign their online guestbook at www.muellersfuneralhomes.com
Published by Deseret News on Jul. 6, 2016.