David A. Stanga, age 49, of Yankton, South Dakota, died unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, July 19, 2015 in Yankton.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM on Friday, July 24, 2015, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Yankton with Reverend David Gunderson officiating. Burial will take place at a later date at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Visitation is from 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at the Wintz & Ray Funeral Home in Yankton with a prayer service at 7:00 PM.
Pallbearers are Dan Stanga, Dick Stanga, Aaron Stanga, and Ron Bohlman.
David A. Stanga was born December 22, 1965 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Richard and Judy (Bohlman) Stanga Sr. He grew up and attended school in Sioux Falls, graduating from Washington High School in 1984. He began working for Hy-Vee while he was in high school and continued to work there for 33 years. He married Sarah (Kindig) Anderson in June of 1997 in Sioux Falls and to this union two children were born: Riley and Isaiah. Dave was promoted to Kitchen/Catering Manager at Hy-Vee and they later moved to Yankton, South Dakota where Dave ran the kitchen for many years. He married Becky Souchek in October of 2010 in Yankton.
Dave enjoyed golfing, fishing, pheasant hunting, target shooting, sprint car racing and was an avid Chicago Cubs and Tennessee Titans fan. He had a great sense of humor and loved his job, but what he really loved most of all were his boys.
Survivors include his two sons: Riley and Isaiah Stanga of Yankton; mother, Judy (Larry) Eisenbraun of Sioux Falls; two brothers: Dick (Dawn) Stanga of Sioux Falls and Dan (Roxie) Stanga of Tea, South Dakota. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Sr. and grandparents.
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To the Family. So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of loss.
Joe and Laurie LaBarge
So sorry for you loss! I pray that your faith, family and friends will help get you through this difficult time.
Kristina Kopejtka Family
So sorry for your loss Judy. My prayers are with you and your family.
So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with the boys and your family.
Kara & Eric Sejnoha
Heartfelt prayers are with your family during this difficult time. May God be with you all!
I only knew "of" David from HyVee in Yankton and at events he catered that I attended. But he was always so very kind. Prayers to all the families. Peace.
Amy S. Petrik
I am so extremely sorry for your tragic loss. Sending you all prayers and love and wishing you peace, comfort and hope in the midst of your sorrow.
Elizabeth (Kindig) and Dave Ziegler and family
Sorry for your loss. Prayers go to David's family and friends for his time on earth ending so soon.
Riley and Isaiah,
So sorry about the loss of your dad. Sending you all prayers.
Ryan, Rhonda, Rylan, Braydon and Trayton Olson
Very sorry for your loss. Be strong at this difficult time.
Brad, Jodi & Nathan List
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