Dave Lemke

Dave Lemke

Dave Lemke, 75, Town of Lawrence, passed away on Saturday October 31, 2015 after a lengthy illness. He was born March 8, 1940 to the late Elmer and Mabel Lemke. Dave served his country in the National Guard. On October 10, 1964 he was united in marriage to Bonnie Kittell. Dave worked for Hostess in De Pere for over 20 years as well as the Auto Auction in the Town of Lawrence. Dave was a volunteer Firefighter for the Town of Lawrence for 25 years. He enjoyed Sheepshead and watching the Packers. Dave is survived by his wife Bonnie, children: Alan (Megan) Lemke, Beth (Dan Kerkhoff) Vandermeulen, Jennifer (Paul) Diny, as well as his grandchildren: Shane (Friend Brittany) Lemke, Amanda (Fianc Jestin Demrath) Lemke, Dylan (friend Tasha) Vandermeulen, Zac, Ethan, Sawyer, and Abby Diny, as well as his great grandchildren Willow and Issac. Dave is further survived by his and Bonnie's siblings: Ann Nelson, Jim (Mary) Lemke, Don (Elaine) Kittell, and Greg (Lila) Roberts. He was preceded in death by his parents, as well as his brother Bill Lemke, and brother in law Bill Nelson. Friends may call at St. John Lutheran Church 1700 Lost Dauphin Rd. De Pere after 9:00am Thursday November 5, 2015, until time of service at 12:00pm with Pastor John Czarnota officiating burial in Lawrence Cemetery. Please go to www.ryanfh.com to send online condolences to the family. In Lieu of flowers a memorial fund will be established. RYAN FUNERAL HOME, De Pere is assisting the family.
March 8, 1940 - October 31, 201503/08/194010/31/2015
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Scott Wellens
November 9, 2015
Bonnie, Jenny, Beth and Al,

We are very sorry for your loss. I fondly remember Dave and his famous sayings while he helped teach me the game of Sheephead. Some of the quotes as follows "120 to nothing" "that's why they have backs on the cards" "72 kennedy half dollars ...
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Mark Wellens
November 7, 2015
Bonnie and family,

Very sorry for your loss...everyone's loss. Anyone who provides an endless supply of Hostess treats to a bunch of neighborhood kids has a special spot in heaven!!

Fond memories-

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Kathy Belschner
November 4, 2015
Hi Bonnie

Thinking of you. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Thanks for being such a good friend. We will miss you. But all of us will be thinking of you Take care......
Bob and Sally Lemke
November 3, 2015
Bonnie and family:

Sal and I were so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. I have so many fond memories of life on the farm, Immanuel Lutheran church and school and family gathering for birthdays, confirmations and other special occasions. He was one of the good guys.

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Richard B Lasee
November 3, 2015
Richard and Carol Lasee

Bonnie, my thoughts and prayers are with you, Dave was a great long

time friend. We did alot together in our school days. My Brother Alan and Sister Carol alway had something nice to say about Dave to me. Life goes by way to fast. All of his ...
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Lori and Randy Verdette
November 3, 2015
We are very sorry for your loss, Jeni and family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God's love comfort all of you in this difficult time.
Derrek Magsam
November 2, 2015
Sorry for your family's loss. Thinking of you all.
Debra Magsam
November 2, 2015
I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. My heart is heavy as your family goes through this experience together. My prayers and thoughts are with you today and in the future days. Hugs to your family.