David Allen Zieske

Sunday, June 3, 2018

David Allen Zieske, age 58, of Glendive passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at his home in Glendive.

Memorial services were held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Silha Funeral Home in Glendive with Reverend Wallace Fladager officiating. Silha Funeral Home of Glendive has been entrusted with the arrangements.

David was born on May 28, 1959 to Clarence and Arlys (Enochson) Zieske in Scobey, Mont. where he was raised and educated. He graduated from Scobey High School with the class of 1977. After graduation David started his career in sales and delivery in the food industry. He had worked at several grocery stores, sold and delivered food for several companies during his career including Kraft, Nestle and DiGiorno and most recently worked at Reynolds Grocery in Glendive.

David enjoyed fishing, golfing, watching football on television, World Series of Poker, sports and ESPN. He was very active and enjoyed running until his health forced him to start walking. David loved his family and especially enjoyed spoiling and harassing his nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Faith Fladager; two nieces, Katrina Zieske and Brook Zieske-Richelen; one nephew, Shane Mehls; and brother-in-law, Steve Pendergrass.

He is survived by his brother, Clarence “Butch” (Pixie) Zieske of Richey; sister, Connie (Jerry) Lemieux of Klamath Falls, Ore.; sister Peggy Zieske of Joplin, Mo.; Keith (Tammy) Zieske of Belgrade, Mont.; sister, Kristi Pendergrass of Princeton, Texas; brother-in-law, Wallace Fladager of Scobey; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in David’s name are suggested to the Glendive Community Cancer Fund at: P.O. Box 1144, Glendive, MT 59330.

Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at: www.silhafuneralhomes.com.