David Wickizer, 63, Michigan City, passed away at 2:15 p.m., Friday, Jan. 29, 2021, in Franciscan Health – Michigan City.
Private family services will be conducted. Burial will take place in Swan Lake Memorial Gardens. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
The Ott-Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Michigan City, is handling arrangements.
He was born July 15, 1957, in Knox, to the late Norman and Marie Price Wickizer.
Surviving are his sister, Nancy Hudson, of Claypool; friends, Amy Hartz, Angel Hartz, Greg Hekter, Rick Raven, Nata Dominoske and Alexa VonRothe; and his pet cat, Lady.
He was also preceded in death by his sister, Denise Ritchie; brother, Floyd Wickizer; and his friends, Ernie Blair and Dyana Kinsey.
He had worked as a janitor at Tandem Transport. David participated in the events of basketball, track, bowling and swimming in the Special Olympics. He enjoyed Wii bowling and eating at Olive Garden and the Sugar Bowl Restaurant. He loved his Special Olympic bowling family. The family would like to acknowledge the Dungarvin staff for the loving care they provided to David.
Contributions may be made to the Special Olympics Indiana, 6200 Technology Center Drive, #105, Indianapolis, IN 46278.