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David Allen King, 37, of Midland, MI, walked his final journey home after a lengthy illness on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at MidMichigan Medical Center, Midland, MI.

David was born on May 10, 1981, in Saginaw, MI, to Francis and Katherine (Schreiber) King. He attended Midland Public Schools graduating from Midland High School in 1999. He was a lifelong member of the Little Traverse Bands of Odawa Indians, Harbor Springs, MI.

David is survived by his parents, Francis and Katherine (Schreiber) King, uncles; Andrew Austin and Timothy Robinson of Midland, MI, William Dennis King, and Butch (Carol) Cook, of Petoskey, MI. Aunts; Rose (King) Smalley, of Petoskey, MI, Michelle (Mark) Seitz, of Saginaw, MI, and Julia (Schreiber) Kessler, of Owosso, MI. Cousins; Martin Van De Car, of Petoskey, MI, Kathy Van De Car, of Las Vegas, Nevada, Annette (Judy) Van De Car of Petoskey, MI, Marie (Norm Blumke) Newman, of Good Hart, MI, John (Liz) Kenoshmeg Sr., of Harbor Springs, MI. and Adam (Katie) Arney, of Saginaw, MI.

David was predeceased by his grandparents; Mary (Kenoshmeg) King, Martin King, Richard Schreiber and Bonnie (Fales) Schrieber. Uncles; Charles Richard King, Martin King, Jr., Levi Kenoshmeg, Timothy Hubert and Paul Hubert. Aunts; Sarah (King) Van De Car, Julia Kenoshmeg and Margaret King.

A Memorial Service will be held at Holy Childhood of Jesus Church 150 W. Main St. Harbor Springs, MI. on Saturday January 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM with Father Jim Gardiner officiating. A fellowship meal will follow at the church.

A Memorial Service will be held at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2206 Airfield Lane, Midland, MI on Thursday January 24, 2019 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Michael T. Sawicki officiating. A fellowship meal will follow at the church.

Memorial contributions can be made directly to the Midland County Animal Rescue or the contributor’s charity of choice.


Condolence Messages

  1. Beth Northrup

    23 January 2019 3 years ago

    Frank and Katie, I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you always. I would like to have your address as I’m not sure if you are still living in the same house. My phone number is still the same, but in the event you do not have it, it is 835-4445. Love you. Hugs. Beth and Kirk Northrup.

  2. Julia Kessler

    14 January 2019 3 years ago

    David was a very special and cherished member of our family. His spirit will always be present and the memories will be strong as we remember the joy he brought to us. I was and always will be proud to say I was his Aunt Juju. Love you David. The angels will walk with him forever.

  3. Peggy Decker Smith

    14 January 2019 3 years ago

    Katie, my old friend, I was so very sad to see this. Please accept my most heartfelt condolences and know that you and your family are in all our thoughts and prayers.
    Peggy Decker Smith

  4. Donna Jenkins

    14 January 2019 3 years ago

    My condolences, Katie, Frank and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this very sad time.

  5. Lucinda Ross

    14 January 2019 3 years ago

    So very sorry Frankie. My thoughts and Prayers are with you and family. Hugs.

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