David J. Ford

David James
Ford, 44, a resident of Fond du Lac, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday,
October 27, 2019.  David was born in Fond
du Lac on August 27, 1975, a son of James E. and Dolores A. (Buechel)
Ford.  On November 2, 2009 David married
Masami Koshiro in Japan. 

graduated from Oakfield High School in 1993. 
From there he attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in
English.  He traveled and studied art
extensively abroad. He was a passionate artist. 
He taught English in South Korea and then in Japan where he met is wife,
Masami.  Recently he was employed with
Gleason Reel in Mayville. 

David is
survived by Masami, his wife; one son, Justin; father, James; two siblings,
Cindy (Karl) Halford and Tracy (David) Robydek; father-in-law, Nobumasa Koshiro
mother-in-law, Kuniko Koshiro; brother-in-law, Yoshitaka Koshiro; niece, Elise,
nephews, Kamden, Brogan and Theodore; other relatives and friends. 

David in death are his grandparents; mother, Dorrie; one brother, Scott;
step-mother, Bette Ford. 

The family
will receive relatives and friends at the Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division
St., Fond du Lac, on Friday, November 1, 2019 from 3:00 until 5:00 PM.  At 5:00 PM a Celebration of Life will be
held.  Cremation will follow with burial
at St. Peter Cemetery, St. Peter. 

Memorials in
his name may be directed to his family. 

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