David Conover
David Conover

David L. Conover, 56, Rochester, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at his residence.

He was born on May 25, 1961, in Crown Point, the son of Adrian and Hazel Irene (Waltz) Conover. On Jan. 27, 1980, in Rochester, he married Penny A. Becker. She survives.

Mr. Conover had previously worked for McMahon-O'Connor Construction, Quality Quick Lube and at Topps Safety Apparel, all of Rochester. He enjoyed raising Rottweilers, hunting, fishing, gardening, go-karts, working as a mechanic and spending time on his ATV. He was an expert at smoking holiday hams and other meats.

Survivors include his wife, Penny A. Conover, Rochester; son Bradley Conover, Goshen; mother Hazel Irene Montague, Cape Coral, Fla.; brother Pete Conover, Cedar Lake; and his canine companions, Cooper and Zoey.

He was preceded in death by his father and brother Mark Conover.

His funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, with Pastor Jerry Pitman officiating. Friends may call from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Westlawn Cemetery, Denver.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Antioch Baptist Church Missionary Fund. Online condolences may be expressed at www.zimmermanbrosfh.com.