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David ‘Davy’ Crockett

David ‘Davy’ Crockett David ‘Davy’ Crockett

David “Davy” Crockett, 67, Neillsville, died at his home from natural causes. Private family services will be held with interment at Town of Levis Cemetery.

David grew up on a farm in the town of Washburn, attended Washburn elementary school, and graduated from Neillsville High School in 1972.

He is survived by his siblings: LeRoy Crockett of Tallahassee, Fla., Rita (Edwin Miller) Crockett of Oklahoma City, Okla., Edgar (Brenda) Crockett of Tacoma, Wash., June Schmidt of Loyal, Catherine (Don) Griesmer of Gleason, Bruce Crockett of Edmond, Okla., and Eugene Crockett of Wichita, Kansas; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Allen (Andy) and Barbara Grzanna Crockett; two brothers: Donald and Gilbert Crockett; a sisterin- law, Raquel Crockett; and a brother-in-law, Robert Schmidt.

Anyone wishing to honor Davy is asked to do so by making a contribution in his name to St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1813 Black River Rd., Neillsville WI 54456, or the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 Online condolences may be made at

Gesche Funeral Home and Cremation Service is assisting Davy’s family with arrangements.