Michael David Dawson

David Dawson, 51, of Fond du Lac, after a long illness, passed away at St.
Agnes Hospital on Thursday, January 22, 2015. 
Michael was born in Milwaukee on August 7, 1963, a son of James P. and
Mary Ann (Gerdes) Dawson. 

On June 24,
1994 Mike married Nancy Lynn Miller at Our Risen Savior Catholic Church in

Mike was a
1981 graduate of Washington High School, Milwaukee.  He then was employed at Quad Graphics as a
pressman for 22 years.  He was later
employed with Interior Systems Inc. as a wood worker. 

Mike was a
sportsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf.  He was an excellent carpenter as well and
also enjoyed restoring cars. 

He is
survived by Nancy, his wife of almost 21 years; one daughter, Andrea; two
siblings, Daniel (Jennifer) of Whitefish Bay and Carrie (John) Lavorini of
Villa Park, IL; parents, James and Mary Ann Dawson of Lac du Flambeau;
mother-in-law, Elaine M. Miller of Fond du Lac; brothers-in-law, Ronald
Schumacher, Jack Miller, Robert Miller and Roger Miller; sister-in-law, Susan
Denslow; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. 

Mike in death are his son, Mitchell; brother, James Dawson Jr.; sister-in-law,
Rose Shaw; father-in-law, Jack Miller; grandparents Dietrich and Johanne Gerdes
and James and Irene Dawson. 

Visitation:  Mike’s family will receive relatives and friends at Sacred
Heart Catholic Church, 200 S. Peters, Fond du Lac, on Tuesday, January 27, 2015
from 11:00 AM to 12:45 PM.

at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, January 27, at Sacred Heart Church, a Liturgy of
Christian Burial will be celebrated. 
Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Fond du Lac.

Memorials in
Mike’s name may be directed to his family.

Funeral Home and Crematory of Fond du Lac is serving the family.  www.zacherlfuneralhome.com