David A. "Dave" Lund, age 53, passed away at home on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, after a lifetime battle with Diabetes. He was the son of Willard and Joyce Lund of Columbus/Madison. David was a proud graduate of Wayland Academy in Beaver Dam. He had many interests including gardening, cooking and cat rescuing. His early love was with his Beagle, General Mac, who was his constant childhood companion. David's first job was with Country Kitchen in Columbus. He then worked as a chef at Ramada Inn followed by over 12 years with Cub Foods as Asst. Manager of the Delicatessen. David is survived by his parents; devoted sister, Alison; favorite aunt, Judith Anderson; and many cousins. At his request, funeral services are private. Memorials may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or Alzheimer's and Dementia Alliance of Madison.