David ‘Dave’ Michael Harford passed away at Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, WY on Friday July 16, 2021 at the age of 70.
David is survived by his Wife, Mary Beth of 43 years. They married in Livonia, Michigan.
Dave is lovingly remembered by his family. Son, David, wife Janie, their children Mariah, Austin and wife Kendra, Jason, Chayse, Ian and Haley. Son, Kevin, wife Robyn, their children Nathan, Katie and Kezia. Son, Michael; Daughter, Elizabeth and her son Asa. Son, Aaron; Daughter, Sariah; Son, Matthew; Son, Jared; Daughter, Rachael and her Daughter Bailey. Brother Dan and wife Theresa. Sister, Christine. Sister-in-laws Nancy Anne and Linda, husband Paul, along with many nieces and nephews.
Dave is preceded in death by his parents David and Theresa. His brother Mark; Brother, Rick and his Wife Patricia.
Dave was born in Detroit, Michigan on June 21, 1951. He graduated from Redford Union High School of Redford Township, MI in June 1970 and went on to earn trade certificates along with some college. He was Honorably discharged from the Air Force as Senior Airman. He worked as a DJ, Electronics Technician, a Human Service Aide and a Direct Care Professional for disabled persons at the Wyoming State Training School as well as Community Entry Services in Fremont County, WY.
David enjoyed his Family, music, movies, being a DJ, politics and comedies. He was the King of Dad jokes, had a dry sense of humor and was a gregarious soul. Dave had a strong belief in God and Jesus Christ. He was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and spent time studying the scriptures. Dave loved his country. He enjoyed going to the mountains and camping. He enjoyed sports especially hockey, Dave was a lifelong Detroit Red Wings fan. He loved studying genealogy and family history.
The Viewing and Funeral service will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1922 S. Poplar St, Casper, WY 82601 on Monday July 26, 2021 at 10 am.
The Burial will be held at the Oregon Trail Veterans Cemetery, 80 Veterans Rd, Evansville, WY 82636 on Monday July 26, 2021 at 12:30 pm.
A Reception luncheon will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1922 S. Poplar St, Casper, WY 82601 on Monday July 26, 2021 following the burial at 1:15 pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Mary Beth Harford, I/C of Newcomer Funeral 710 E. Second St Casper, WY 82601.
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