David A. Durish
- March 3, 1940 - January 26, 2013
- Zionsville, Indiana
of David's Passing
- For those who wish to do so, memorial contributions can be made to:
Zionsville Fellowship Church
9090 E. State Road 334
Zionsville, IN 46077
Wheeler Mission Ministries of Indianapolis
205 East New York St
Indianapolis, IN 46204
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“Sending prayer's and angel's ...
1 of 24 | Posted by: Denise Longley - Granger, IN
“Dena, and Doug, Your dad, and I spent a lot of time talking about how to win sales for Digital, at RCA and other places in the 80's, but mostly he...Read More »
2 of 24 | Posted by: Joe Kukolla
“When I transfered to Georgia Dave was one of the people I made sure I said bye to and hugged. He was one of the good duys always there to help. I...Read More »
3 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Ann Rauer - Ringgold, GA
“I had the priviledge of having Dave as a client for 7 years. We met nearly every quarter and became friends. We ended our meetings with a hug....Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: Antenielle Bell - Indianapolis, IN
“Dave was an awesome friend and co-worker. He always knew how to put a smile on my face when I was feeling down. He was always such a happy person and...Read More »
5 of 24 | Posted by: Taren Luther - Indianapolis, IN
“Dave was a kind neighbor,friend, father, husband and gentle soul with a huge smile. I recall the fun we had on a day sail with Donna on Lake...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: Michelle & Jim Becker - Granger, IN
“It was a pleasure knowing you and getting advice from you when talking lawn care or which TV is really the BEST!!!! You always made me smile when...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: Mary Kay Nally - Avon, IN
“I had two brothers, You and Frank, and now you are gone from my life but my loving memories of you will last my lifetime.
I will always remember...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Marie. Stuart - Saginaw, MI
“I had two brothers, Dave & Frank, and now you are gone from my life but my loving memories of you will last my life time.
I will always remember...Read More »
9 of 24 | Posted by: Marie. Stuart - Sginaw, MI
“You will be missed by all. You were like a brother to me. Sending angel 's
10 of 24 | Posted by: deo - granger, IN - cousin
“Dave was a true friend. He was there for me when I needed him and I will always be grateful to Dave for introducing me to Delbert Crocker. HE will be...Read More »
11 of 24 | Posted by: Bob McLaughlin - Carmel, IN
“Dave and friend and valued collegue at Digital Equipment Corporation and later at Premier Solutions. I will miss him.
12 of 24 | Posted by: Eric Tinsley - Indinanapolis, IN
“There has never been a kinder human being. You will be missed by us all Dave. It was a pleasure to have known you and your family. It is so sad that...Read More »
13 of 24 | Posted by: Rhoda Weaver Watson - Granger, IN
“To the Family ~ We are all sadden to learn of Dave's passing. Dave was married to our cousin Donna and we all have such great memories of Dave. We...Read More »
14 of 24 | Posted by: Lisa Fredericks Fry, Kim Fredericks Kwasneski, Mary Ann Frederic - NC
“Deena, Doug & Family Members. There are no words to express how sadden we are to hear of the passing over of Dave. Fertiss worked with Dave in the...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Fertiss & Pat Overton - Glendale, AZ
“I consider Dave as one of my dearest friends. We shared in Bible Studies, coffee and donuts at the Donut Den and played a lot of golf together. I...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: Sam Sample - Ocala, FL - Friend
“So sorry for your loss. Thought and prayers for my classmate Dena and your entire family. God Bless you ....
17 of 24 | Posted by: Eric Macht
“A thousand times we prayed for you.
A thousand times we cried.
If love alone could have saved you,
You never would have died.
A heart of gold...Read More »
18 of 24 | Posted by: Hilary Foster - Mishawaka, IN
“Dave was always kind, thoughtful and a very nice friend. I will miss him.
19 of 24 | Posted by: Dick Summe - Zionsville, IN
“I am saddened to hear of the passing of David, one of the most vibrant men I've ever known. At the last high school reunion, I had the privilege of...Read More »
20 of 24 | Posted by: Vel Keene Chesser - Cazenovia, NY
“For Dena, Doug, and the Durish family,
I send my sincerest sympathy. I share in your sadness and understand the loss you are feeling for I also...Read More »
21 of 24 | Posted by: Joyce Brandt - Zionsville, IN
“My memory takes me back to 1959 - Dave came to California and lived with my Mom & Dad and the family. It was like getting a new big brother. The...Read More »
22 of 24 | Posted by: Richard & Christel Morec - Minden, NV
“David & I were classmates from K-12; sweethearts for a couple years & shared a lifelong admiration & respect for one another. He is one of my...Read More »
23 of 24 | Posted by: Janet Raubinger Wiltse - Bozeman, MT
“Deanna and Doug, you can be proud of your Father, for he was kind, caring and was very honorable. He loved his family and would do anything for them....Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Bob LUECK - Black mountain, NC
David Anthony Durish, 72, of Zionsville, Indiana passed away January 26, 2013 after a brief illness. He was born March 3, 1940 in Owosso, Michigan to Anthony and Mary (Hromek) Durish. David served in the US Navy on board the USS Casagrande. He was a graduate of Western Michigan and Indiana Wesleyan Universities. His career in engineering technology/sales included employment at IBM, Digital and Premier Solutions. In his retirement, he enjoyed operating his own landscaping company, LawnServ. Lastly, he was employed by Costco for 10 years. David very much treasured being an active member of the Zionsville Fellowship Church for 26 years, and was ever grateful for the outpouring of friendship and support from his church family. Dave loved traveling; sailing; dirt biking; golfing; gardening; and classic cars, especially attending Hot August Nights in Reno, NV with his cousin. Survivors include daughter Dena of Las Vegas, son Doug of Zionsville and their mother, Donna of Mishawaka. Also surviving are three sisters, Marie (Jim) Stuart of Saginaw, MI, Charlotte (Terry) Brady of Elk Rapids, MI and Paula (Jim) Sharp of Plano TX; twelve nieces and nephews, thirteen great nieces and nephews and several cousins. Dave was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Frank.
For those who wish to do so, memorial contributions can be made to Zionsville Fellowship Church (http://www.zionsvillefellowship.org/) or Wheeler Mission Ministries of Indianapolis (http://www.wmm.org/).