Friday, November 15, 2013

DAVID LEROY LUCHI (1937 - 2013)



Dave attending our very first clinic
For every member that shared a court with Dave, there is a different memory.  The one memory that we all share is that Dave Loved pickleball.

Obituary
David LeRoy Luchi, 76, of Mount Vernon passed away Saturday, November 9, 2013.He was born on March 9, 1937 in Cut Bank, Montana and graduated from Cut Bank High School with the Class of 1955. A long time Skagit County resident, David worked 35 years for Olympic Pipeline.
 In 1979 he married Eleanor Gabrielsen and they enjoyed hunting and outdoor activities together, and attended Viewcrest Assembly of God Church. David loved playing pickleball, basketball, tennis and card games. He also enjoyed hiking, shooting and hunting. In their retirement years, he and Eleanor loved to travel, especially to Arizona and Montana.
David is survived by his wife, Eleanor of the family home; two sons, Dave (and wife, Rose) and Mike; one daughter, Sheri (and husband, Steve); three grandsons, Bryan, Alex and Jon; four granddaughters, Jeny, Angela, Amanda and Madi; 5 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Lovell and Delbert; and one sister, Elaine. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Mae; grandparents, Eugene and Dora; one son, Ron; two brothers, Larry and Ronnie; and one sister, Darlene.

Condolences may be sent to:
Mrs. Eleanor Luchi
PO Box 744
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273

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