David J. Lee of Juneau passed away Saturday November 23, 2019 at the age of 76 years. He was born November 15, 1943 in Madison Wisconsin to Elizabeth Lee. He grew up in Union Grove, WI, worked for various farmers around southern Wisconsin, at Liberty Cable and retired from Gene’s Tires in Beaver Dam. In his retirement, David delivered Meals on Wheels for Dodge County.
On August 20, 1978 he married the love of his life, Wilma (Goetsch) Thoma. David enjoyed mowing and snowplowing his property and helping others with their property. He was very outgoing and generous to family, friends and neighbors and could be counted on to lend a helping hand whenever needed.
David will be missed by his wife of 41 years, Wilma, six step-children, Marcel (Butch) Thoma, Oregon, WI; Mary Adams (Joe Stewart), Rockville, MD; Michael Thoma (Sandy), Juneau, WI; Martha Gabrich, Juneau, WI; Sally Thoma, Beaver Dam, WI; Melinda Hughes (Gordon); Juneau, WI; 10 step-grandchildren and 9 step-great grandchildren. He is further survived by 4 brothers-in-law, Elmer Goetsch, Three Lakes, WI; Albert Goetsch, Clinton, WI; Robert Goetsch, Juneau, WI; Richard Goetsch, Kansasville, WI; one sister-in-law, Pat Kahlow, Fox Lake, WI; and a multitude of friends.
David was preceded in death, by his mother, Elizabeth, one step-grandson, Matthew Thoma, 4 sisters-in-law, and 1 brother-in-law.
Visitation will be held at Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home, 150 W. Oak Grove Street, Juneau on Friday, November 29th, 2019 from 11AM to 1PM. Funeral Service will follow with interment at the Immaculate Conception Cemetery.
The Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home-Juneau is serving the family. Online Condolences may be placed at www.berndt-ledesma.com
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