David G. Kretchman
May 27, 1932 - January 17, 2021
Krause Funeral Home
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Passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 17, 2021, at age 88. Reunited with his beloved wife and best friend, Jean (nee Bauch) who passed away in 2014. Loving father of Rebecca (Dr. Suresh) Misra and Dana Kretchman. Proud grandfather of Natasha, Melanie, Connor, and Peyton. David will be missed by many other relatives and friends.…

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Debra Carter left a message on January 23, 2021:
I just want to thank the family for allowing me the time that I had with David I enjoyed caring for him when I was his caregiver he was very pleasant to me always I’ve grown to love David and I will always love David and I thank God for Becky and the family and you all for giving me the opportunity to be in David’s life he will be truly missed thank you so much love always Debra ❤️
Craig Kretchman left a message on January 23, 2021:
RIP Uncle Dave: It was a nice service. I hope Dave and Dale are reconnecting in Heaven. God bless all of you!
Julie Biernat left a message on January 23, 2021:
Dear Misras and Kretchmans, We were saddened to hear of the passing of your father and grandfather. His infectious smile will definitely be missed. Rest assured he is enjoying God's and Jean's presence. In Christ's love, the Biernats
Barbara Hodges left a message on January 23, 2021:
Dave was an amazing, cheerful and fun grandpa. His smile and laugh will be in my heart forever.
Leora Hermann left a message on January 22, 2021:
Thinking of your family during this difficult time. We will miss all the hilarious stories that Dave and his brother Paul would tell (while laughing hysterically) about all the trouble they got into growing up. I especially loved it when Dave would tell the story about why one of his ears are longer. He said it was because he and Paul had to take piano lessons together and he had to sit next to the piano teacher. He said she would pull his ear every time they messed up (which was quite often) as it was clear they had not practiced. Their own mother walked out of the recital while playing a duet because they were not in sync. This did not bother them at all- they thought it was so funny!
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Ramesh & Chanda Kapur left a message on January 22, 2021:
Becky, Sorry to hear about your Dad. Our thoghts and prayers with You, Suresh, Natasha and the rest of the family.
Kari Ferkul left a message on January 22, 2021:
Prayers for all of you during this sad time. I will always remember Uncle Dave who was always smiling ! With sympathy, Kari (Kretchman) Ferkul and family
JANICE ERNST left a message on January 22, 2021:
Sending prayers and love to the Misra's and Kretchmans. I will miss David, but am so happy he is with Jean and that he is free from pain and sadness. Love all,, Janice Ernst
Julie Rolfes left a message on January 22, 2021:
Dear Becky and Family...We have missed Dave and are so sorry to hear of his passing. He always had a smile on his face for everyone. He was a true gentleman! My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Krause Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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