OBITUARY - DAVID FRANKLIN MAY
August 5, 1953 - October 11, 2010
David Franklin MAY, son of John Franklin & Carol Jean (CLARK) MAY, was born August 5, 1953 at Mount Ayr, Iowa.
David graduated from Mount Ayr High School in 1971. He married Beverly Sue HALSTED in May of 1970 and to this
union Heather Jo, was born. David & Beverly later divorced.
David lived in Las Vegas, NV, Pennsylvania, and Fort
Worth, TX before moving back to Mount Ayr in 1990. Dave worked construction but will most be remembered for being
an artist and operating a screen-printing business. He started Dave’s Screenprinting while living in Fort Worth
continued the business in Mount Ayr. David loved the outdoors and enjoyed his home on the Iowa border.
David was diagnosed with cancer and passed away at his home on October 11, 2010.
He was preceded in death by his
grandparents and two nephews, Brandon CAMPBELL and Austin BOYD.
Survivors include his parents, John & Carol MAY of Mount Ayr; daughter Heather Jo (Chad) WESCH of Omaha, NE; and
three grandchildren, Benjamin, Madison, and Zachary WESCH; three sisters, Linda (Dennis) HUNTSMAN of Mount Ayr,
Kathy (Phillip) CAMPBELL of Douds, IA, and Shelly (Loren) NORTON of Kingston, IA; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles,
cousins, and many friends.
A memorial fund has been established in his name to be decided later.
Visitation 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 13, 2010, at Wilson-Armstrong Funeral Home of Mount Ayr.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, October 13 at the funeral home with interment at Oakdale
Transcription by Sharon R. Becker, October of 2010
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