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David Kvapil

David Kvapil Jr., 68, of Overland Park, Kan., passed away from complications of cancer on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. He was born on Sept, 1, 1948, in Cedar Rapids, the son of David and Maxine Kvapil. He graduated from Prairie High School and attended Iowa State University where he obtained his Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering. He was married to the former Linda Zahridnik. They moved to Lincoln, Neb., in the late 1970s after David accepted a job in risk management at Bryan Memorial Hospital.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda; his parents; a sister and a brother. He is survived by a son, Jared (Stacey) and two grandsons, Chase and Blake, of Kansas, and his mother-in-law Viola Zahradnik, of Ely.
Celebration of life services were held Monday, July 17, at the First Presbyterian Church near Ely with Reverend Dr. Julie Schuett presiding. Internment was in Rogers Grove Cemetery near Ely. Brosh Chapel in Cedar Rapids was in charge of arrangements.