In loving memory of

David J. Kochneff
June 7, 1945 - November 19, 2020

WAPELLO, Iowa - David Kochneff, 75, formerly of Muscatine, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2020, at Wapello Specialty Care.

Graveside Service will be held at 10 a.m., on Tuesday, November 24, 2020, in Memorial Park Cemetery. Pastor Matthea Haecker will officiate. The Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Wapello Specialty Care Activity Department. Online Condolences:

David was born on June 7, 1945, in Muscatine, the son of Nick and Doris Vetter Kochneff.

He graduated from Muscatine High School in 1963. He was a Hotel Clerk at the Hotel Muscatine and worked for A1 Answering Service. David was a lifetime member of First Baptist Church. He enjoyed taking pictures and loved jigsaw puzzles.

David is survived by his long time friends, Robert and Shirley Herlein, their daughter, Kimberly, and her son, Trea, all of Muscatine; special nurse Oddie Hitchcock; and the activities director at Wapello Specialty Care, Tawana Rowe.

He is preceded in death by his parents; and his paternal and maternal grandparents.


Neomia Jackson Malcolm wrote on Nov 21, 2020:

"I remember Dave from school. My condolences to Dave's family. "