On Saturday, October 5th, 2019 David Dale Vaughan passed away in the early morning, surrounded by loved ones. At the age of 20 he served in the Navy for a short time, after which he became a logger. Funeral Home website by. Fausett Family Funeral Homes of Manistique is assisting the family with arrangements. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. 770-382-4545 |, Powered by Creative Circle Media Solutions. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, © 2020 Horan & McConaty. Learn how your comment data is processed. He was a proud graduate of the Deadwood High School class of ‘58. Tribute Wall Obituary & Events. On Nov. 30, 1974, he married the former Becky Leveille at the First Baptist Church in Manistique. David D. Vaughan, 79, died in Denver, Colo., on May 23, 2020. He was born in Manistique, Mich., on Aug. 7, 1949, the son of John J. and Bertha M. (Linderoth) Vaughan. He attended Manistique Area Schools and graduated from MHS with the class of 1967. ldemers@pioneertribune.com He was on the Folk Fest Committee for numerous years and in 1995, he was selected as the Schoolcraft County Person of the Year, by the Folk Fest Committee. He was raised in and around Fox Valley. He then went back “on air” as L David Vaughan at WTIQ, until his official retirement in 2014. His golden voice has been silenced, but will long be remembered by a grateful community, one which is better because of L David. Celebrating the life of John David Vaughan. Tribute Wall. All Rights Reserved. David Dale Vaughan was born in December of 1958 in Heppner, Oregon. MANISTIQUE – Lifetime Manistique resident, David John Vaughan, or better known to his 1490 WTIQ Radio listeners as L David Vaughan, 71, passed away at his residence on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, with his family and friends at his side. Share a memory of John David Vaughan.

He spent the next two decades turning those two kids into adults - this was his true calling and we are forever grateful. In the 60's, he got married and settled down, working as a computer programmer at the University of Colorado in Boulder and serving as timer for CU football games. September 30, 2020. … In the 70's, came his two most adoring fans who have been fortunate to call him Dad. As a young man, he traveled from coast to coast on many amazing adventures including 24 trips as a river pilot through the Grand Canyon. More. We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief.

He went on to serve in the Army as a paratrooper, where he bravely jumped from airplanes as often as he could. Copyright © 2012-2020 Pioneer Tribune. Messages run for up to one year and you can stop at any time. MANISTIQUE – Lifetime Manistique resident, David John Vaughan, or better known to his 1490 WTIQ Radio listeners as L David Vaughan, 71, passed away at his residence on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, with his family and friends at his side. David was born on October 13, 1940 in Deadwood, South Dakota, where he spent his youth. Mr. Vaughan is preceded in death by his granddaughter, Evie Elizabeth Vaughan. It was his first “behind a microphone” job, when he would announce, “Please hang up your speakers, and have a good night.” And so began a lifelong career in the theater business, and at the age of 21, he took out a loan and purchased the drive-in on US-2, with his partner David Kelly. A car enthusiast, he loved car shows, and working on his personal car collection, he loved rock n roll music, and the movie American Graffiti, his all-time favorite. A memorial service will be planned at a later date. Obituary for David D. Vaughan | David was born on October 13, 1940 in Deadwood, South Dakota, where he spent his youth. The family respectfully asks that masks be worn. Our Hometown He and Becky enjoyed traveling, and wintering in Florida for the past several years. In lieu of flowers or contributions, please share a fond memory of David. Enter your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. By continuing to browse or by clicking 'Accept', you agree to our sites privacy policy. Please join us in Loving, Sharing and Memorializing David Charles Vaughan on this permanent online memorial. Obituary Send a Card Show Your Sympathy to the Family.

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He proudly served as the announcer for the annual CBC Radio-Telethon for 50 consecutive years. David was born in Deadwood in October 1940. ; Kim and Kip Cochran of Driftwood, Texas; godchild, Alexandra Cochran of Dallas, Texas; his foster sister, Betty (Perry) Adam and her son, Eric Nelson both of Florida; and his beloved neighbors and friends of his village, on Sunset Beach. He also organized the Manistique Merchants Car Show in downtown Manistique for 22 years. He served on the Manistique Downtown Development Authority, President of the Manistique Merchants Association, the Thompson Township Board of Review, and many other boards. Your email will not be used for any other purpose. Share a memory Plant a tree Share. View The Obituary For David Charles Vaughan of Ormond Beach, Florida. This memorial page is dedicated for family, friends and future … He was most happy at his beloved Flamingo Beach, surrounded by good friends, good music, and making great memories. His love for Manistique kept him close and in December of 1973 he opened the Cinema One Theater on South Cedar Street, and he continued to run the theater and drive in until his semi-retirement in 1995. Through his high school years he loved to play drums in the MHS band. It was at the radio station where he became known as L David, his radio name that stuck with him the rest of his life.
L David started working early in his life at the age of 10, for JL LeDuc, at the Oak Theater, where he would help clean the theater. Memorial contributions in David’s memory may be directed to the North Woods Home Care and Hospice Foundation, 226 S. Cedar St., Manistique, MI 49854 or to CBC c/o any Manistique Bank or Credit Union. By Obituary.

Graveside services will take place for L David on Saturday, Oct. 3, at 11 a.m. at the Fairview Cemetery in Manistique with Rev. He was born in Manistique, Mich., on Aug. 7, 1949, the son of John J. and Bertha M. (Linderoth) Vaughan. David is survived by his loving wife, Becky, of Manistique; special family, Dan Anderson and Larry Cisewski of Marinette, Wisc.
He attended Manistique Area Schools and graduated from MHS with … Guestbook. View Obituaries Lohman Funeral Home Ormond David Charles Vaughan May 22, 1953 - September 14, 2020. He served in many capacities most notably he served as a Manistique City Councilman, from 1977-1987, six of those years as Mayor. David had a love for the community of Manistique. Condolences may be left on their website at Fausettfh.com. David is survived by and will be fondly remembered by his two daughters, his brother, two sisters, and his aunt, as well as his grand kids, nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Bertha; his step-father, John Welch; his mother and father-in-law, Ken and Lorraine Leveille; special cousin and best buddy, Danny Anderson, Sr.; special friend, David Neville; and most recently his beloved companion, Skittles. All Rights Reserved. Be the first to share your favorite memory, photo or story of John. Survivors include his loving wife of twenty-one years, Susan Hall Vaughan; children, Steve (Rena) Vaughan, Lynn Vaughan, Darrell (Anne) Vaughan, David N. (Sherri) Vaughan III and Joe Vaughan; children by marriage, Robert (Tia) Howard and Kate Howard; grandchildren, Stephen (Nicole) Vaughan Jr., Sarah Vaughan, Leland Swift, … John David Vaughan. To send flowers to David's family, please visit our floral store. He also worked cleaning the grounds at the US-2 Drive-in, where he was paid 50 cents a day and a small pop and popcorn. Dr. Jay Martin officiating. DMCA NoticesNewspaper web site content management software and services. Less. Plant a tree in memory of An environmentally friendly option Plant a tree. | on