David E. Masarik
David E. Masarik, 78, of Wisconsin Dells, formerly of Fond du Lac, passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022 at Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse. He was born October 5, 1943 to the late Stephen and Elizabeth (Steffes) Masarik in Fond du Lac.
David married Karen Bernath on September 17, 1965 in Chicago, IL.
After leaving L.P. Goodrich in 1961, David entered into the US Marine Corp and was a Vietnam Vet. He worked for the US Postal Service over 30 years as a mail carrier. David then owed his own business selling auto repair manuals, Dave’s Books. He loved the traveling to different car shows and talking with everyone who attended. He still owned this business today. David’s business was his favorite hobby, but he also loved woodworking.
David is survived by his wife, Karen; his three children, Garrett Masarik, Spencer Masarik and Leticia (Dennis) Frey; two grandchildren, Caleb and Sarah Frey; one sister, Betty Hanke and three brothers, Dennis (Sue) Masarik, Mike (Patti) Masarik and Joe Masarik; one brother-in-law, Ken Gerner; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in by his parents; one sister, Patricia Gerner and three brothers, Tom Masarik, Jim Masarik and Jerry Masarik.
Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date on David and Karen’s property.
Online condolences can be shared at www.zacherlfuenralhome.com