David R. Burchard

David R. Burchard

MADISON-David R. Burchard, age 75, of Madison, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

He was born on Oct. 18, 1944, in Stoughton, the son of Richard and June (Olson) Burchard.

David graduated from Portage in 1962. He married Judi Porter on May 9, 1964, in Portage. David worked in sales at Baraboo Sysco Foods and was a business owner in the hospitality field. He loved everything related to golfing and enjoyed all sports, boating, fishing and music.

David is survived by his loving wife, Judi; two sons he was very proud of, Richard (Jenny) Burchard and Kevin Burchard; grandchildren, Trevor Ranker (Tayla) and Taylor Ranker (Levy); great-grandson, Kayden Ranker; brother, Tim (Janell) Burchard; sisters, Billie Jean Langer and Bonnie (Mike) Mattila; brother-in-law, Dan Porter; and his beloved dog, Elle. He is further survived by many uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.

An intimate family gathering was held.

Memorials may be gifted in David’s name to the Dane County Humane Society.

Online condolences and short stories may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.

Gunderson East
Funeral & Cremation Care
5203 Monona Drive
(608) 221-5420