David Gustave Schmaling

David Gustave Schmaling
David Gustave Schmaling

David Gustave Schmaling, age 68, of Janesville, died Saturday, December 27, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Manor in Footville. He was born on August 18, 1946 in Whitewater, the son of Raymond and Nora (Krahn) Schmaling. A Janesville and Johnstown resident most all his life, he married Kay Manser on December 19, 1964 in Whitewater. David was employed at Wells Motors Sales as a mechanic and head of their parts department, retiring on May 9, 1987. He was active in the Green Beret Marching Band and enjoyed motorcycling, playing cards, hunting and church league softball. David was a member of the St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church.

He is survived by 3 sons: Brent Schmaling of Seymour, WI, Eric (Amy) Schmaling of Janesville and Kevin Schmaling of Sun Prairie; 3 grandchildren; Emma, Grace and Clark; a sister, Yvonne (David) Martin of Jackson, WI. David was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 11:00 am at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. A visitation will be held from 10:00 am until the time of service on Saturday at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. Interment will be at the Old Johnstown Cemetery.