David M. Checkal, age 59, of Delano, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, in Serra Vista, AZ.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will take place Saturday, Feb. 13 at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Delano, with a gathering of family and friends from 9:30 to 10 a.m. at the church, prior to the Mass. The Rev. Christopher Wenthe will officiate, with inurnment in the Calvary Cemetery in Delano.
Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.
David was born Oct. 5, 1950, to Ernest and Cecelia (Wanderscheid) Checkal in Litchfield.
He served in the Army, and was honorably discharged in 1973.
David was preceded in death by his father, Ernest Checkal.
He is survived by his mother, Cecelia; sisters and spouses Mary and Roger Hendricks, and Janice and David Williams; brothers and spouses John and Paulette Checkal, Joseph Checkal, Steven and Lori Checkal, and Charlie and Betty Checkal; 14 nieces and nephews; and four great nieces and great nephews.