|Birth: ||Oct. 23, 1955|
|Death: ||May 23, 1977|
Aged 21yrs; died in Motor cycle accident; son of Edward Van Buskirk & Verla Harper VanBuskirk;grandson of Clarence & Pearl VanBuskirDavid Lee Van Buskirk 1955-1977
VAN BUSKIRK, GOODWIN, HARPER, AHRIENS
Posted By: Mary Ellen Lanigan
Date: 12/23/2005 at 14:26:29
Ottumwa Courier May 23, 1977
MAN KILLED WHEN CYCLE OVERTURNS
A former Ottumwan; David Lee Van Buskirk 21 died of injuries received in a motor cycle accident at Roemer Avenue and U.S. 34 east Monday Evening.
The Iowa State Patrol said Van Buskirk was north bound at Roemer approximatly 6:25 p.m. when he apparently failed to stop for a stop sign, crossed the highway and overturned in the ditch on the north side.
Van Buskirk died at 6:50 p.m. according to officials at Ottumwa hospital.
He was employed as a baker at Barlow Foods in Cedar Rapids. He was born Ottumwa Oct. 23, 1955; the son of Edward and Verla Harper VanBuskirk.
Surviving are his mother Mrs. Verla Ahriens of Camdenton, Mo; his father Edward of Ottumwa, and grandparents; Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Van Buskirk, and Mrs. Eulallah all of Ottumwa.
Ottumwa Courier May 24, 1977
VAN BUSKIRK SERVICES
The funeral for former Ottumwan David Lee Van Buskirk 21 of Central City ,Iowa; who died of injuries received in a motor cycle accident on Monday evening in east Ottumwa; will be 3 p.m. Thursay at Johnson Funeral Chapel.
THe Rev. Donald Baker of Bethel United Pentecostal Church will offiiate. Burial will be in Shaul Cemetery.
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Record added: Dec 22, 2005
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