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David Kabat

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Mr. David Kabat of DuBois, departed this life at the Washington County Hospital Emergency Room in Nashville, on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 6:53 PM. He had attained the age of 57 years, 5 months and 21 days.

Mr. Kabat was born on May 30, 1958 in Mt. Vernon, the son of Leonard and Lorene (Kiselewski) Kabat. He was united in marriage to Janmarie Kent on February 28, 2014 in Mt. Vernon, and she survives his passing.

David was a retired coal miner
and also worked as a crop
inspector for Precision Soya. He was a member of St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in DuBois. David loved to hunt and enjoyed farming.

Left to mourn his passing is his wife Janmarie Kabat of DuBois; two children, Adam Kabat and wife Jolene of Greenville, and Carrie Schettler and husband John; a step-daughter, Erin Steward and husband Michael all of Ashley; his mother, Lorene Kabat of DuBois; six brothers and sisters, Pat Stern of Ashley, Annie Dlubala of Nashville, Mike Kabat and wife Amy of Tamaroa, Jim Kabat of Ashley, Brenda Chesnek and husband Gary of Ashley, and Ronnie Kabat and wife Vickie of Chapman, Kan.; six grandchildren, Bryce Schettler, Michael Steward, Adyson Schettler, Sophie Kabat, Sawyer Kabat and Eliza Steward; special extended family, Sam, Buddy and Jackson Lamczyk of DuBois; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, father-in-law, Jack Kent and two brothers-in-law, Clem Dlubala and Bill Stern.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in DuBois, IL on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 10 AM with Fr. Oliver Nwachukwu officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

A visitation was held at the Campagna Funeral Home in Ashley, on Tuesday evening and on Wednesday from 7:30 AM until 9:30 AM.

Should friends desire, mass offerings or memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or American Diabetes Association and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home.

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