In Appreciation of a veteran, David J. Kohls of Ripon, Wis. Born Nov. 11, 1948. Taken home Oct. 2, 2009.

A man with a kind heart and a humorous spirit served his country in the U.S. Army for three years and active duty in Vietnam/Laos.

A loving and generous son, brother, dad, granpa and friend. His love of gardening, canning and preserving fresh vegetables will be passed on to three grandchildren.

As a sportsman he was a participant and spectator in the outdoors; his hunting gear and love of all sports have been passed on to create an active lifestyle for the next generation ...

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