David F Kohl

David (Dave) Frederick Kohl, age 86, of Waupun, WI passed away on January 30, 2018.

Dave worked in the family business at Kohl Elevator in Waupun.  Dave then worked for the Fond du Lac County Sherriff’s Department.  He and wife, Lynne opened a restaurant and game room in Waupun, called the Supercenter.  They also managed the Campgrounds at the Fond du Lac county park. In 1980 they moved to Marion, SD where they opened a Café.  In November of 2015 he moved to Erlanger, KY.  Dave also served in the National Guard. 

Predeceased by parents ~ Phillip and Lorraine Kohl, Wife ~ Lynne Frei Kohl, Son ~ David Jr.,

Brothers ~ Louis, Orlin (Moose) and Phillip Kohl.  Sister-in-laws ~ Jean Kohl, Sylvia Kohl and Marilyn Kohl.

Dave is survived by his children, Dean Kohl and wife Beverly of Waupun, WI, Luann Kohl of Erlanger, KY, Kathi Donovan and husband Larry of Knoxville, TN, Daniel Kohl of Erlanger, KY, David G. Kohl and wife Rita of Erlanger, KY and Dale Kohl and partner Denise of Waupun, WI.

Grandchildren: Bob (Lisa), Cherie, Jennifer (Steve), David, Daniel (Felicia), Heather, Lee Ann, Khara, Anna, Chasity, TJ, Christian, Makayla, Justin and Josh.

Great Grandchildren: Matt (Rene), Jessica (Jeremy), Natasha, Dylan, Kadin, Heaven, Carressa, Taylor, TJ, Zephaniah

Great Great Grandchildren: Jason, Jaylyn, Jade, Abigail

Several Nieces, Nephews and Friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to www.bgcarenav.org.

Family and Friends are welcome to join us as our Dad’s ashes are committed to the earth on Sunday, July 1st at 12:00 at Forest Mound Cemetery, Madison Street, Waupun, WI.  A luncheon will follow the graveside service.


He will raise you up on eagles’ wings

Bear you on the breath of dawn

Make you to shine like the sun

And hold you in the palm of His hand.