JANESVILLE--- David H. Showers, age 72, of Johnstown Township, died Monday, May 13, 2013, at Mercy Walworth Hospital, Lake Geneva. He was born on September 14, 1940, in Janesville, the son of Harry and Clara M. (Granger) Showers. David was a member of the first full class to graduate from J.A. Craig High School. He married Valarie K. Barchenger on March 4, 1972, in Lake Bluff, IL. He had worked at Wells Motors for nearly 20 years until 1981 when he and Valarie opened AutoWorks in Milton. They continued to operate it until retiring in 2007. He was a member of the American Quarter Horse Association.
David is survived by his wife, Valarie; a sister, Jean Kretchman of Janesville; sister-in-law, Betty Showers Easton of Janesville; nephew, Richard (Sharyl) Showers Jr. of Olathe, KS; niece, Susan Showers of Janesville; a great niece and 2 great nephews; cousins, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Richard Showers; and 2 brothers-in-law, Herbert Kretchman and Clifford Easton.
Private Services will be held at later date. Interment will be in Johnstown Center Cemetery. Memorials may be made in Dave's name to the charity of your choice. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family.