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David D. Mester

February 25, 1943 ~ May 14, 2019 (age 76)



  David D. Mester, 76, of Quincy passed away at 2:25 a.m. on Tuesday (May 14, 2019) in North Adams Home.

  He was born on February 25, 1943 in Quincy, a son of Dale E. and Angela Louise Spilker Mester.  He married Joyce Larenson on February 11, 1967 in Palmyra, MO.  She survives.

  David loved hunting, fishing, camping and a special dog, Abby.  He was a foreman for Gardner-Denver for 30 1/2 years until his retirement in 1998.

  He is survived by his wife, Joyce; a brother Stephen E. Mester (Joy) of Quincy; several nieces and nephews and brothers and sisters in-law.

  David was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter Regina Beth Mester in 1983; and an infant sister Peggy Lee Mester.

  Graveside services will be held Friday morning at 11:00 a.m. in Greenmount Cemetery with Russell Hess and Rev. Walt Wilcoxson officiating.

  Visitation will be held Friday morning from 10:00 a.m. in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home.

  Memorials may be made to the Quincy Humane Society or to the Donor's Choice.

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May 17, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home
1435 State Street
Quincy, IL 62301

Graveside Service
May 17, 2019

11:00 AM
Greenmount Cemetery
1701 South 12th
Quincy, Illinois 62301

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