David Wesley Babcock, the son of Robert and Irma N. (Pinnell) Babcock, was born April 7, 1943 at Arnold, Nebraska. He departed this life on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, Nebraska at the age of 76 years.
Survivors include children, R. Gene Babcock and wife Kristi of Edgar, Beth Schlichtman and husband Rob of Edgar, D. Lee Babcock and wife Tracy of Fairfield; grandchildren, James and Jessica Babcock and Maggie Schlichtman; sisters, Colleen Babcock of Grand Island, Dorothy Volz of Deweese, and Roberta Metz of Bladen; other relatives and a host of friends.
Funeral services are 10 a.m. Saturday, November 9, at the Community Presbyterian Church in Fairfield. Pastors Ivan and Joyce Dean will be officiating. Burial will be held at the Fairfield Cemetery in Fairfield. The Babcock family is requesting memorials in lieu of flowers. Condolences may be sent to the family at wmsfh.com. Williams Funeral Home of Edgar is in charge of the arrangements.