David Michael DiBenedetto, age 64, of Watertown, passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, Monday, March 7, 2016, at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.
He was born Oct. 26, 1951, in Minneapolis, to Joseph and Marie (Jolicoeur) DiBenedetto.
David was a loving husband, dad, and grandpa.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Marie DiBenedetto; brother Robbie DiBenedetto; sister Nancy Severson; father-in-law and mother-in-law Floyd and Gladys (Olson) Chapel; and brother-in-law Thomas Jansson.
David is survived by his wife of 39 years, Susan (Chapel); children Shannon (Nate Finch) DiBenedetto, and Joseph (Teri) DiBenedetto; grandchildren Brennan Wischnack; and Nolan and Lexi DiBenedetto; siblings Sandy (Ron) Tomberlin, Steve DiBenedetto, and Debbie Jansson; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Ron (Cindy) Chapel, Georgia (Duane) Eggen, Kathy Jenkins, Frank Chapel, and Floyd Chapel Jr.; and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial services took place Sunday, March 13 at 2 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Watertown, with a gathering of family and friends from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church, prior to the service.
Arrangements were with the Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.