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“My sympathies to the family of Dave Umnus. He was a great friend--a UW Lacrosse brother. He always possessed a sunny outlook, and one of the...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“For the Umnus family,My prayers and sincerest sympathy to all of you. I was deeply saddened to learn this morning of Coach's passing as he was one...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: - Smyrna, GA

“Barb and Family, We send you are most sincere condolences. We have many fond memories of spending fun filled days on the jet skis at your cottage /...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Barb and children, I am so sorry for your loss. He was a great teacher and so much fun. Prayers for you all. Jean Learned Rahmlow ”
4 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Barb and family,My sympathy to all of you. He was always such afun and caring man. People always asked if we were related I had to say no. But...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“To Dave's survivors: It was an honor to have known David. Rest in peace most beloved servant of the Lord.Rev. Roger Ph. Drews ”
6 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

7 of 26 | Posted by: Edwin Schulz - Peosta, IA

“Dear Coach, Thank you for all the memories at my time at FVL. Some of greatest of these was when I was playing for you on varsity football and jv...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Howie Korth - APPLETON, WI

“Barb & family. So sorry for your loss. It's been many years since I seen you . Loved working for you at Photoland. Dave was one of a kind, always...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“My sympathy to the family. I will always remember the Four he spent as my wrestling coach. ”
10 of 26 | Posted by: Glen Schwark - Appleton, WI

“Mr. Umnus was a great coach and mentor to young men. He was very personable, caring, fun, and funny. I remember Geometry class where often we...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Merl Meitner - Chetek, WI

He was the man! “When your football coach and longtime family friend dies.It's a bummer.And when your really good friends with his sons Dan Umnus and John Umnus.Then...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Jeff Olm - Simi Valley, CA

“Barb, Sue, Dan, and John,I am very sad to hear of coaches passing. I loved playing football for him as well as being in his mechanical drawing class....Read More »
13 of 26 | Posted by: Rick Lorge - Neenah, WI

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Umnus family. He was my geometry teacher at FVL. His sense of humor and winning smile made the class interesting...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Janet Ohlde - Hortonville, WI

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Janet Ohlde - Hortonville, WI

“To Barb and the Umnus family: We have many fond memories of Dave from years ago. My fondest are the times he MC'd the Photoland Christmas parties....Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Tom & Mary Jo (Arens) Hansel - WI

“Barb and family, our deepest sympathies is losing Dave, FVL`s Mr. Umnus. He was one unique teacher and person with a great sense of humor. To him,...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Leslee Gardinier - Menasha, WI

“Whether in class, passing by in the hall, or simply talking with us, he always lit up our days. Rest well and peacefully in our Lord...a member of...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Barb,It has been a long time since we have talked. I am so sorry about Dave's passing. You were both so much fun and had such a love of people. I...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“I am sorry for your loss. Mr. Umnus was a good coach and teacher. He explained things well. I remember his great sense of humor. I am sure he...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Phillip Huebner - DePere, WI

“Was sorry to hear about Dave's passing. My thoughts and prayers go out to Barb, Sue, Dan and John and the entire Umnus family. He was kind enough...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Ted Tornow - Clinton, IA

“My thoughts and prayers go out to Barb, Sue, Dan and John and the entire Umnus family. Dave was kind enough to allow me to be a part of the FVL...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Keeping your family in prayer. He was a wonderful person and teacher. ”
23 of 26 | Posted by: Linda Snipes - Jacksonville, FL

“Dear Barb and family. So sorry to hear of Daves passing. He was a great guy and respected by so many. R.I.P. Dave. ”
24 of 26 | Posted by: Bud and Judy Koehnke - Orlando, FL

“I truly wish peace for you and your family as you are going through this difficult time. We pray that God's love be with your family as you face this...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: - FL

“Many great memories of Mr. Umnus as my teacher at FVLHS, 1966-68. Rest peacefully in Jesus' arms. ”
26 of 26 | Posted by: Bruce Brunner - Appleton

David was born on May 25, 1938 and passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2016.

David was a resident of Menominee, Michigan at the time of his passing.

David graduated from La Crosse State University with a masters degree in education.

He was married to Barbara.

A visitation for David will be held on Monday October 17 2016 at St. Marks Lutheran Church in Wallace Mich. on County Road 338 beginning at 10:00am until time of Memorial Service at 11:00am with Pastor Paul Micheel and Pastor Craig Webber officiating.Another visitation will be held on Thursday October 20 2016 at Mt Olive Ev. Lutheran Church in Appleton Wis. 930 E. Florida Avenue beginning at 2:30pm until time of the Memorial Service at 4:30pm with Pastor David Wenzel officiating.

In Lieu of flowers please make donations in Davids name to Fox Valley Lutheran High School in Appleton Wis.