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104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
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105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
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309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
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Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

David J. Pavletich, 77 of Valparaiso, formerly of Colorado, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020. He was born May 23, 1942 in Chicago, IL to Frances Poe.  David proudly served in the Army National Guard and later received his MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He retired from Colorado Bankers in Denver, CO as the President and CEO.  David was the Executive Director of NACI, and enjoyed reading, and running, even completing the Chicago Marathon.  He was a hardworking man with great integrity, who served as a mentor for so many.  David will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by those who knew him.  On October 20, 1984 in Reno, NV he married Sharon Wilson Petersen, who survives, along with step-children: Sherry Hartman of Denver, CO, Kenneth (Kamene) Hartman of Chicago, IL, Anthony (Mary) Petersen of St. Petersburg, FL, Christopher (Ronni) Wyeth of Round Lake, IL, Cheryl (Russ) Dennis of Rockford, IL; and step-grandchildren: Sarah, Nicholas, Ashley, Alexander, August, Vivienne, Sara, and Kate.  He was preceded in death by his parents.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.  Click here to watch the recorded service

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