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David Wm. Crocker

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David was born on April 17, 1929 and passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

David was a resident of Madison, Wisconsin at the time of passing.

David was born in Madison, Wis., on April 17, 1929, the son of Calvin and Catherine Wells Oppel Crocker, where he attended West High School and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Dave joined the U.S. Army Infantry and served his country honorably in the Korean War.

A memorial service celebrating his life and his many memories will be held at Nakoma Golf Club on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM CST. Preceding the memorial there will be a private entombment at Forest Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory to the Edgewood Campus School Building Fund, 829 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, the Evans Scholarship Foundation, 1 Briar Road, Golf, IL 60029 or the charity of your choice.