David K. Barber

November 29, 1941 ~ October 11, 2019 (age 77)


David K. Barber, 77, of Warsaw, passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019, at Unity Point Health in Keokuk, Iowa.

David was born on November 29, 1941, in Warsaw, Illinois, the son of Frank and Jean (Dedman) Barber. On July 27, 1963, he was united in marriage to Alice Hilt at the First Lutheran Church in Keokuk, Iowa. She survives.

A lifelong resident of Warsaw, David was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Warsaw and was employed by Sheller-Globe in Keokuk for forty-four years. He avidly collected and restored antique gas engines and John Deere tractors. He also enjoyed playing the slot machines at Catfish Bend Casino. Above all else, David loved his family and his dog.

David is survived by his wife Alice Barber of Warsaw, Illinois; his son Mark David Barber of Warsaw; his granddaughter Markayla Marie Barber of Warsaw; his brother Richard Lee (Karen) Barber of Donnellson, Iowa; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

David is preceded in death by his parents, his son Jeffrey Lee Barber and his brother Jim Barber.

A visitation will be held on Monday, October 14, 2019, from 5 to 7 pm, at Printy Funeral Home in Warsaw. A private family burial will be held at a later date.

Memorials in memory of David may be left to his family.

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October 14, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Printy Funeral Home
317 Main Street
Warsaw, IL 62379

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