David D. Haefer, age 84, of Reedsburg, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center following an extended illness. He was born on November 10, 1936 in the Township of Excelsior. David was one of seven children of the late Henry and Leda (Reinfeldt) Haefer. He was united in marriage to Barbara Krey on June 29, 1959. To this union was born three sons, Martin, Wayne and Bobby.
He was a self-employed electrician, and also worked in Madison until his retirement in 1998. David enjoyed his retirement at his home in the woods that he and Barbara built themselves. He was an avid hunter, loved to fish and enjoyed the wildlife around his home in the woods. David served his country in the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Edward and Marvin; sister Arlene Brandt; and his granddaughter Samantha Haefer.
David is survived by his wife Barbara; three sons Martin of Madison, Wayne (LeAnne) of Deforest, and Bobby at home; granddaughters Megan, Alexis, Mercedes, Ciera, and Kelsey Rose; two great-grandsons and one great-granddaughter. Also surviving are sisters Betty Hinze and Karen (David) Allen, both of Reedsburg; brother LaMoine (Elaine) Haefer of Cottage Grove; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Per David’s wishes, no services will be held.
The Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, is assisting the family.
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