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David Lee Attig

January 7, 1951 ~ February 22, 2020 (age 69)

Obituary

David L. Attig, 69, of Washington, passed away at 1:00pm Saturday, February 22, 2020 at his home.

He was born January 7, 1951 in Peoria to Vernon and Dorothy Glabe Attig. He married Sheila Feeney and they enjoyed over 20 loving years together.

Surviving is his wife, Sheila of Washington; children, Jessica (Christopher) Reid of Denver, CO, Cassady (Glenn) Hanson of Texas, Joshua Attig (Waheeda Ibrahim) of Singapore, and Raymond Barnes of Washington; 12 grandchildren; his sisters, Diane Price and Karen Roy; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Doris Krus.

Dave was a lifelong resident of Washington, graduating from Washington Community High School where he was a standout football player. He retired from Caterpillar in 2016 and enjoyed working for Washington Township for Union and Zion cemeteries in his retirement. Dave was a sports fan, following the Bears, Bradley Braves and the Fighting Illini. He loved to travel and spend time with his family, especially his grandkids.

Family will receive friends from 1-3:00pm Friday, February 28, 2020 at Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in Washington. Private inurnment will be at Union Cemetery in Washington.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Illinois CancerCare.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
February 28, 2020

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Deiters Funeral Home & Crematory
2075 Washington Road
Washington, IL 61571

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