David D. Campbell
December 2, 1946 – October 11, 2023
Preceded in death by parents, Mary and Milton Campbell; brother, Richard Campbell. Survived by wife, Marsha Campbell; sons, Todd (Misty), and Adam (Kim); six grandchildren: Elizabeth Avant, Becka Pitts (Adam), Matthew Oddo (Heather), Isaiah Campbell, David Campbell, Luke MacLean; countless cousins, nieces, nephews and great-grandchildren.
David was a proud Veteran, having served in the USAF for 28 years, and achieving the rank of CMSGT.
He met his wife to be at his first Duty Station, Duluth AFB. Shortly thereafter, they began the first of two tours in West Germany. Other assignments included Grand Forks, ND, Lubbock, TX, and Bellevue, NE. David’s second career was as the City Administrator of Parkers Prairie, Minnesota. He served in this role for 15 years.
He enjoyed traveling, theater, concerts, classical music, reading, tinkering/building, and was active in the Boy Scouts of America. He was also an Eagle Scout.
His education included Tinley Park High School, the University of Maryland, and the University of Nebraska Omaha. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at the University of Nebraska Omaha.
David battled the last years of his life with ALS (diagnosed in March 2021). He fought it bravely and now has found peace.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: Friday, October 20, 2023, at 12:00 noon at the West Center Chapel. GRAVESIDE SERVICE: Friday, 2:30 p.m. at Omaha National Cemetery with Military Honors, 14250 Schram Rd.
Memorial are suggested to ALS Research (for Lou Gehrig’s Disease).
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