April 4, 1931 – October 27, 2016


Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 31, 2016 at Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Rockville, MN for David E. Hunstiger, Age 85, who died Thursday at his home surrounded by family. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Sunday, October 30, 2016 at the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring. Parish Prayers will be at 7:30 p.m. Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home, Cold Spring.

David was born in St. Cloud to Leo and Mathilda (Aigner) Hunstiger. He married Theresa Slivnik on September 12, 1951 in St. Stephens Catholic Church, St. Stephen, MN. Dave loved fishing and being with family and friends. He was a father to many, welcomed everyone and was quick to forgive. He simply enjoyed people.

Survivors include his children, Deb Garding, Chuck, Chris (Joyce), Jon (Kris), Mike (Karen), Jenny (Toby) Schnobrich, Steve (Portia), Jeff (Sara), Eric (Rob) and Becky (Jay) Larson; siblings, Rita Brennan, Donna Plotnik, and Ed (Carol) Hunstiger; 29 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Theresa; brothers, Leo, Art, Bob, and sister Marcella; 6 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.