Duperon, David J., Saginaw, Michigan


Passed away on April 21, 2012, at St. Mary’s of Michigan. Age 59 years. David John Duperon was born on December 19, 1952 in Saginaw, Michigan to Tim and Phyllis (Ruggles) Duperon. David worked at Nexteer Automotive in skilled trades. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Surviving are a daughter, Kim Perez; a son, John (Regan) Duperon; his parents, Tim and Phyllis Duperon, two grandchildren, Leonel Perez and Olivia Duperon, and three brothers and three sisters, Kathleen (Dennis) Esckilsen, Mary Jane (Steve) Millerov, Tom (Margaret) Duperon, Don (Cami) Duperon, Cindy (Harold) Burnison, and Bob (Melinda) Duperon. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews. David’s Funeral Liturgy will take place on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at S.S. Simon and Jude Catholic Church, 2395 S. Outer Drive. Rev. Fr. Joseph Schabel will officiate with the burial at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Military Services will be conducted under the auspices of VFW Post #1859. Friends are welcome to visit with David’s family at Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Road (off State), on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. and from 7:00-9:00 p.m. David will lie in state at the church on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of 10:00 a.m. of Mass. A Vigil Service will take place on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to S.S. Simon and Jude Catholic Church. Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with David’s family at the funeral home, the church, or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.