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1955 David 2023

David B. Zemeckis

March 1, 1955 — December 29, 2023


David B. Zemeckis

Age 68 of Joliet, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 29, 2023 at Spring Creek Nursing Home in Joliet.

Born March 1, 1955, Dave was a son of Charles J. and Stella (Travis) Zemeckis. Dave was a true American patriot who loved his country. He enlisted at a young age and proudly served in the United States Army until having to retire due to a disability. In his free time, he enjoyed building model cars and spending time with his dogs: Sheba and Halo. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Dave is the proud uncle of: Frank (Mandy) Zemeckis and Chuck (Loren) Zemeckis.

He is preceded in death by his parents: Charles and Stella; wife: Sharon; twin sister: Dale and older brother: Charles.

A committal service with full military honors will be held on Monday, January 8, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, 20953 W Hoff Road in Elwood, Illinois. Guests wishing to attend the service are encouraged to arrive at the cemetery welcome center by 10:15 a.m.

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Service Schedule

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Committal Service

Monday, January 8, 2024

10:30 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery

20953 West Hoff Road, Elwood, IL 60421

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