David Lewis Park


park obitDavid Lewis Park, 68, passed away on Sunday, December 07, 2014 in Bertram, Texas.

David’s family gathered for visitation on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, and a service celebrating David’s life was held at 2:00PM Thursday, December 11, 2014 at Beck Funeral Home in Cedar Park. Interment followed at Bagdad Cemetery.

David was born July 15, 1946 in Austin, Texas to the late Theron and Alice Park. After graduating from Austin High School, David went on to serve his country in the United States Navy as a Seabee. During the Vietnam War, he was stationed in Japan and upon returning from the war, he attended Austin Business College. David had a long career with IBM as a Purchasing Manager before retiring.

David enjoyed being outdoors fishing and spending time with family and friends, he will be truly missed. He was a long time member of the Capital Bass Club; he is one of only seven honorary lifetime members.

David is preceded in death by his parents, Theron and Alice Park; his three brothers, Freddy Lee, James, and Paschal Park; and the mother of his children, Janie Taylor Park.

David is survived by his sons, Michael Park of Austin and Daniel Park and his wife Stefanie of Bertram; grandkids, Haylee, Daniel, Jr., and Emilee; sisters, Melba Owen of Leander, Alta Taylor and husband Don of DeLeon; his Guardian Angel, Susan Heil; along with a large loving family and the best friends on earth.

In lieu of flowers, David’s family request memorial donations to be made to the American Cancer Society.

Personal words of comfort may be sent to the family through an online guestbook at www.beckchapels.com.