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David Paul Kemppainen

December 22, 1950 — May 22, 2022

David P. Kemppainen (Kempy), age 71 of L'Anse, MI passed away on Sunday, May 22nd, 2022 at Bayside Village in L'Anse.

He was born December 22, 1950 in Hancock, MI son of Earl and Ruth (Maki) Kemppainen. David graduated from L'Anse High School. He served in the U.S. National Guard. David was a woodsman and an electrician belonging to the IBEW. David and Anne lived in Aura and built a home near the lake.

David leaves his partner of 30 years Anne Duguay of Aura; daughter Tanya (Richard) Schjoth of L'Anse and grandsons, Brendan and Christoper; sister-in-law Arlene Kemppainen of L'Anse; and nephews, Jim Kemppainen, Joel (Jody) Kemppainen, Jason (Dawn) Kemppainen.

Preceding him in death are his parents; brothers, Bruce and James Kemppainen.

Burial will be in the Aura Cemetery on Saturday, June 25th at 2:00 p.m.. Jacobson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Saturday, June 25, 2022

Aura Cemetery

, L'Anse, MI 49946

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