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David Edward Koterba

November 5, 1930 September 19, 2018
David Edward Koterba
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Obituary for David Edward Koterba

David Edward Koterba

Age 87 of Owosso passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Sparrow Health Systems of Lansing.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10am Monday September 24, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father Dieudonne Ntakarutimana officiating.
Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Nelson-House Funeral Home on Sunday, September 23 from 2pm to 8pm with a rosary being prayed at 7pm.

David was born November 5, 1930 in Owosso, Michigan; the son of Edward and Rose (Nemechek) Koterba.

He graduated from Owosso High School, Class of 1948 and proudly served his country in the National Guard.

David was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.

He married Audrey Kline of Owosso at St. Joseph Catholic Church on February 3, 1951.

David retired from GM Buick after 40 years as a Pipefitter. He loved working in his workshop, woodworking, driving his golf cart, spending time with his dog, driving heavy equipment and dump trucks in the past, watching Nascar and his daily soap operas.

David is survived by his wife, Audrey of 67 years; his children Cathy Wentz, Janice (Carl) Wentz, Cheryl (Bill) Barton, Edward (Tammi) Koterba, Paula (Jeff) Reiber and his beloved dog Rocky; grandchildren Adam Wentz, Monica Wentz, Carl D. Wentz (Amanda Taylor), Andy Wentz (Tim Fisher), Aaron Barton, Joe (Jill) Koterba, Allysha Koterba, Nicole (William) Cacciola, Chelsea Reiber (Brandon Aldridge); great-grandchildren Chyanne Wentz, Danielle Wentz, Braxton Koterba, Isla Koterba, Taylen Henderson, Abby Wentz, and Ryker Cacciola; and many other loving family and friends.

He was predeceased by his son Michael; his father Edward; his mother Rose; step-father Peter and brother-n-law Ed Reiber.

Memorial Contributions are suggested to the Dog Department of Shiawassee County Fair.

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2:00 PM 9/23/2018 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/23/2018 8:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

Funeral Service




10:00 AM 9/24/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church

915 East Oliver Street
Owosso, MI 48867

St. Joseph Catholic Church
915 East Oliver Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States

Cemetery Details


Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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