David John “Dave” Felton – Manchester

David John “Dave” Felton, 45, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at the Regional Medical Center in Manchester. He was born on September 26, 1972, in Manchester, the son of Donald and Jennifer (Leytem) Felton. He graduated from Maquoketa Valley High School in 1991 and Iowa State University in 1995.


On January 5, 2002, Dave was united in marriage to Natalie Brown at United Methodist Church in Iowa Falls. Three children were born to this union. From 1996 to 2001, Dave worked for Gateway Computers in Sioux City. In 2001, the couple moved to Manchester, where he was employed by Rockwell Collins.


Dave enjoyed fishing, four-wheeling, hunting, and raising chickens. He was an avid Green Bay Packers and Iowa State Cyclones fan and loved spending time with his wife and children.


Dave is survived by his wife, Natalie; his three children, Kayla, Noah, and Jovie Felton; his parents, Donald (Jennifer) Felton of Hopkinton; parents-in-law, Donald (Barb) Brown of Iowa Falls; paternal grandmother, Mary Jane Felton of Cascade; a sister, Jessica (Brian) Shoger of Cedar Rapids; sisters-in-law, Nicole (Dan) Peterson of Dewitt and Ashly (Aaron) Lagneaux of North Liberty; and several nieces and nephews.


He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Joseph Felton; maternal grandparents, Hilda and Luke Leytem; and grandparents-in-law, Geraldine Johnson, Howard Johnson, and Raymond and Connie Brown.


Online condolences may be sent to www.leonard-mullerfh.com.


Mass of Christian Burial: 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Manchester, with Reverend Joseph Schneider officiating.


Visitation: 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at Leonard-Muller Funeral Home in Manchester, with a 1:00 p.m. Scripture service. Friends may also call from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the church.


Interment: St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery – Manchester, Iowa