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David Lorenzen

October 13, 1949 — November 12, 2019


David Lloyd Lorenzen, age 70, passed away on Nov 12, 2019 after a short illness. The firstborn to David Henry and Lois Jean Lorenzen on Oct. 13, 1949. He was born and raised in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School. He received a bachelor's degree in business management from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He married, had two beautiful daughters Molly and Amy, later divorced.

On June 5, 1982 he married Carol Ann Murphy. They had three wonderful children Jessica, Matthew and Michael. He served 8 years as a Staff Sgt. in the U.S. Airforce. He then began a long career with Union Pacific Railroad, retiring after 36 years. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, an avid hunter, fisherman and loved camping. He was known for his quick wit and charm.

He's preceded in death by his parents; brother, Thomas; and daughter, Jessica.

He's survived by his wife and sweetheart Carol; two daughters, Molly (Chris) Baker, Amy (Lance) Higgins; two sons, Matthew and Michael; brother, Mark (Trudy) Lorenzen and six grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Open House will be held Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 from 1-4 pm at the Ogden Marriot Courtyard, 247 24th Street, Ogden, Ut.

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Saturday, December 14, 2019

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