David M. Long

David M. Long, 66, of Winneconne, Wis., passed away peacefully Friday, May 10, 2019.

Dave was born Feb. 11, 1953, in Greenport, N.Y., to Robert and Winifred Long.

He went to The Stony Brook School in Stony Brook, N.Y., and graduated from Milwaukee School of Engineering in 1976. Following his graduation, Dave started his career as a field service engineer for Fairbanks Morse.

On Oct. 7, 1978, Dave married Georgette in Southold, N.Y., and they joined together to build their family in Beloit, Wis. In 2002 Dave and Georgette moved to Winneconne, where they built their retirement home. During his retirement, Dave enjoyed spending his time volunteering at the Oshkosh Area Humane Society in Oshkosh, Wis.

Dave was preceded in death by his father, Robert J. Long; mother, Winifred G. Long; and a brother, George Long.

Dave is survived by his wife, Georgette; son, Rob (Lacey), and their children, Riley, Grace, Jaxson and Olivia; daughter, Danielle (Kurt), and their children, Brynn and Wesson; and his beloved dog and BFF, Jake.

Visiting hours for family and friends will be Saturday, May 18, 2019, from noon to 2 p.m. at Mueller Funeral Home, 904 East Main St., in Winneconne, where a funeral service will be held at 2 p.m.

The family requests that memorial donations be made to Oshkosh Area Humane Society in Dave’s honor.

The family wishes to extend sincere thanks to the wonderful care provided by the emergency department at Aurora Medical Center and by the Neuro Intensive Care at Aurora Bay Care in Green Bay.

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