David J. DennyDavid J. Denny, 68, longtime Superior resident, died following a brief illness on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth.
David J. Denny, 68, longtime Superior resident, died following a brief illness on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth.
He was born on Feb. 7, 1945 in Superior to Robert M. and Evelyn M. (Herman) Denny, Sr.
He graduated from the former Central High School and attended the University of Wisconsin-Superior.
David was employed as a Locomotive Engineer for the Soo Line Railroad for 43 years retiring in 2007. Following his retirement, he worked at Fraser Shipyards.
He married Lucinda "Cindy" R. Zukowski on July 1, 1995 and would have celebrated 18 years of marriage.
David was a member of Concordia Lutheran Church in Superior. He was a member of the Union Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers No. 494 where he served as Vice Local Chairman. He was also member of the Acacia Itasca Masonic Lodge No. 349.
David is survived by his wife, Cindy; brother, Robert Denny, Jr., Naples, Fla.; mother and father-in-law, Lucille and Carl Zukowski, Superior; sister-in-law, Carla (Mike) Waldholm, Proctor and many nieces, nephews and cousins and his canine little buddy Bailey MacDougal.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
A time of remembrance - celebration of life will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, April 12 at Concordia Lutheran Church, 1708 John Avenue, Superior.
A private family burial will be at a later time.
Should friends desire, memorials may be made in David's name to Twin Ports Memorial Blood Center or Concordia Lutheran Church.
The Downs-LeSage Funeral Home, 1304 Hammond Avenue, Superior is assisting the family with arrangements.
Leave an online condolence or to sign the guestbook at www.downs-lesage.com.