---- — NAPPANEE — David Eric Deisch, 62, of Nappanee, died at 7:10 p.m. Friday at Elkhart General Hospital after a long illness.
He was born June 7, 1951, in Elkhart County to Franklyn and Mary (Taylor) Deisch.
He married Fortune Escario Kakilala on April 2, 1994, in Nappanee.
She survives, along with daughters, Erica Deisch of Nappanee and Katrina (Jeff) Swartz of Indianapolis, and a son, Casey (Sundown) Deisch of Wakarusa.
Family and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, and for one hour prior to the 11 a.m. funeral service Wednesday at First Brethren Church in Nappanee.
Burial will be in Bremen Cemetery.