David L. Mackey, 75, of Center Point, died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids. Services were held Nov. 30 at Murdoch Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Center Point, by Sister Mary Hargrafen. Burial was at Center Point Cemetery in Center Point with military honors.
Born June 25, 1936, in Ely, David was the youngest child of Thomas and Rose (Mrstik) Mackey. On Dec. 15, 1956, he was united in marriage to Veronica Milbach. He served his country in the U.S. Navy. David was a farmer and a retired machinist from Rockwell Collins. He earned his Associate Degree in agriculture at Kirkwood Community College.
David was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Ruth Kinzey, Pauline Becicka and Phyllis Mackey; and brother, Robert Mackey.
Survivors include his sister, Bee (Bill) Leidich of Ely.
Instead of flowers, a memorial fund has been established. Please sign the online guest book for David at www.murdochfuneralhome.com under obituaries.