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Obituary for David Lee Krech

Mr. David Lee Krech, age 63 years, of Jefferson City, Mo. passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital.

He was born on March 7, 1956 in St. Paul Minnesota, the son of Alvin William Krech, Sr. and Marie Ann (Snyder) Krech.

A lifelong resident of St. Paul Park, Minn., Dave was a graduate of Park High School. He went on to work for American Durable, Inc. as a Machinist and Truck Driver for 15 years.

Dave had a deep interest in military history. He loved to play combat video games and watch historical war movies. He enjoyed traveling and especially liked spending time in Florida. He had a knack for restoring cars and loved seeing the transformation that hard work could create. Dave was a good hearted man, committed to his friends and was always ready to drop everything and help anytime he could.

Survivors include: his best friend, Pastor Michael Fisher; two close friends, Jessy Bittle and Wilma Ham; two sisters, Diane Eggleston and Kathleen Zins; and one brother, Gerald Krech.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Alvin Krech, Jr.

A memorial service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 25, 2019 in the Community Center of Chapel Hill Commons 3, 3451 Chapel Hill Rd., Jefferson City, Mo. 65109, with the Reverend Michael Fisher officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to “Christians Serving Faithfully”, the Chapel Hill ministry fund.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.