SARANAC LAKE - David H. Munn, 78, of 60 Church St., Saranac Lake, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2012, at home surrounded by his family.
Born in Saranac Lake on Oct. 16, 1933, he was the son of William and Beatrice (Hannon) Munn. David married Helen Morgan on May 11, 1957, in St. Bernard's Church. She predeceased him Nov. 10, 2010.
Dave had been employed at the Adirondack Daily Enterprise from 1960 until his retirement in 2008. He is a member of the Saranac Elks Club BPOE 1508. Dave was an avid sports fan and had coached Little League Baseball for 10 years. He was a dedicated Saranac Lake Redskin/Red Storm fan and avid New York Giants fan. He also served on the Dechantel Apartments Board of Directors.
He is survived by his eight children: David Munn and his wife Anne, Kathleen Dann and her husband Bill, Debbie Lichtenwalter and her fiance Brian Carey, Timothy Munn and his wife Amy, Kyle Munn and his companion Tammy Rocque, Kevin Munn and Kerry Munn, all of Saranac Lake, and Paula Cook of Albany; 14 grandchildren: Sean Lichtenwalter, Morgan Wallace, Kellen Munn, Nathalie Munn, Rita Munn, Raymond Amell, Josh Dann, Vanessa Pagan, Christina Smallets, Aaron Smallets, Ryan Smallets, Adam Trim, Anthony and Caitlin Cook; seven great-grandchildren: Sydney, Addison and Quinlin Dann, Connor, Riley and Sophia Pagan and Catherine Bannon; two sisters: Peggy DeVit and Janet Debbie and her husband Jack, all of Saranac Lake; brother-in-law "Dew Drop" Morgan of Saranac Lake; one sister-in-law Jean McDonough; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother and one daughter, Michelle Marie Munn.
Calling hours will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, at the Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Saranac Lake. An Elks Service will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian burial will take place at noon Friday, Aug. 31, at St. Bernard's Church. Burial will follow at St. Bernard Cemetery in Saranac Lake.
Friends wishing to remember David H. Munn may make memorial contributions to St. Bernard's School or High Peaks Hospice in care of the funeral home. Family and friends can also share their memories and sign the online guestbook at fortunekeoughfuneralhome.com.