David M. Heskett

DAVID MARLIN HESKETT, age 72, formerly of Waseca, died on Monday, January 21, 2019 at the Albert Lea Good Samaritan Center.

Born in Albert Lea on April 12, 1946, David was the son of Marvin and Mabel (Wigern) Heskett.  As a young man he attended Geneva-Ellendale schools.  David married Mary Lou Schuette on December 8, 1969 in Morristown.  Over the years he worked at Miami Margarine and also drove truck for Mead Containers and Ryder Truck Lines.  He loved working on cars, woodworking, watching TV – especially westerns and old war movies, and caring for his dogs. 

David is survived by two brothers, Dean (Laura) Heskett of Albert Lea, and Danny Heskett of Austin; four sisters-in-law, Betty Schuette of Waseca, Candice Schuette of Byron, Sue (Randy) Wobschall of Waseca, and Lori (Steve) Gehring of Waseca; one brother-in-law, Chuck Schuette of Owatonna; and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mary in 2012; one brother-in-law, Rich Schuette; and his parents-in-law, Norval and Mae Schuette.

No formal services are being held at this time.  Interment will take place at Sakatah Cemetery in Waterville at a later date.  Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waseca is handling the arrangements. 

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