David E. Boldig, 65, of Mountain, died on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital with his wife by his side.
David was born on May 25, 1955, in Tigerton, the son of Frederick and Lorraine (Feavel) Boldig.
On July 12, 2003, David was united in marriage to Glenda Butterfield at Immanuel Lutheran Church, town of Morris.
David graduated from Bowler High School in 1973. He was employed as a welder at Wood’s Equipment in Mosinee for more than 30 years until his retirement. He was currently driving school bus for Lamers Bus Company.
Dave was instrumental in advancing the Bowler Bay Riders Snowmobile Club when he joined in the early 1970s and served as past president. He enjoyed snowmobiling, bowling, playing softball, four wheeling and riding his motorcycle.
Dave is survived by his wife, Glenda; two daughters, Melissa (John) Besaw of Weston and Amy (Leroy) Ellis of Weston; four grandchildren, Kane and Cody Besaw, and Hailey and Lainee Ellis; six siblings, Gordon (Sally) Boldig of Tigerton, Mike Boldig of Antigo, Pat Boldig of Wittenberg, Gary (Sheila) Boldig of Elderon, Don (Brenda) Boldig of Tilleda and Marsha (Jeff) Provoast of Tigerton; sisters- and brothers-in-law, Melissa (Tom) Coleman of Rhinlander, Brian (Dani) Butterfield of Mosinee and Corrie (Dennis) Tulpan of Aniwa; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Dave was preceded in death by his parents; mother- and father-in-law, Cliff and Janet Butterfield; and one nephew, Matthew.
A visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Birnamwood. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16, from 1-4 p.m. at Emil’s in Bowler.
Memorials may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network in memory of Dave.
Memories and messages of support may be shared at schmidtschulta.com.