64°FFairFull Forecast
Pro Football Weekly Updated Draft Guide

David L. Shank

Published: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT
David L. Shank

GRAND DETOUR – David Laval Shank, 72, of Grand Detour, passed away Saturday, April 13, 2013, at OSF Saint Francis Hospital in Peoria. He owned and operated Porky’s Bar and Grill in Dixon.

David was born April 17, 1940, in Dixon, the son of Laval and Ruth Shank. He married Bonnie Cruse on Sept. 2, 1983, in Dixon. He served in the Marine Corps.

Survivors include his wife of Dixon; four sons, John (Jennifer) Shank of Dixon, Kevin (Michelle) Cruse of Washington, Bucky (Renee) Cruse of Michigan, and Bud (Kim) Cruse of Dixon; three daughters, Laura Hicks of Maryland, and Cheryl (Bob) Near and Kimberly (Matt) Sanford, both of Dixon; one brother, Lawrence (Mary) Shank; 17 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and three sisters.

There will be no services. Cremation rites have been accorded. Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon is handling arrangements.

A memorial has been established.

Visit www.prestonschillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

Get breaking news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from Sauk Valley Media!

More News

National video

Reader Poll

Do you agree with President Trump ordering a missile attack against Syria in the aftermath of Syria’s apparent use of chemical weapons against its own people?
Not sure
No opinion