David A. Tison, 51, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2012, at Westpark Rehabilitation Center. He was born January 21, 1961, in Evansville.
David graduated from F. J. Reitz High School.
He worked as a truck driver for Ozark. David loved history and performed pre-1820 reenactments.
David was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Carolyn “Sue” (Hall) Tison; children, Bill III, Thomas, Robert and Steven Robb; parents, W. Lowell and F. Earlene (Johnson) Tison; 13 grandchildren; sisters, Kay (Chuck) Newton and Janet (Glen) Prine; brother, Marty Tison; three nieces and four nephews.
Services were held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Alexander Memorial Park, 2200 Mesker Park Drive, officiated by Rev. Rick Sellers, with burial following. Friends visited Tuesday from 2 until 8 p.m. at Alexander West Chapel and Wednesday from noon until service time at the cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lung Cancer Foundation of America, 15 S. Franklin, New Ulm, Minnesota 56073. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com.