ANGOLA – James “David” Justice, 49, of Angola, Indiana, died at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana on Thursday evening, April 14, 2022.
David was born on July 3, 1972 in Warsaw, Indiana. He graduated from the Warsaw Community High School in 1990.
After high school, he enlisted in the Army Reserves and was a veteran of Desert Storm. He then attended Indiana University, then graduated from Tri-State University, Angola, Indiana, in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in commerce and accounting.
David worked as a manager at Docksider’s Bar and Grill for many years, Mad Anthony’s in Auburn, Indiana, Pilot Travel Plaza for 10 years and currently was the restaurant manager at Glendarin Golf Club in Angola, Indiana.
David is survived by his parents, Jeanetta Justice, of Angola, Indiana, and James H. (Sharon) Justice, of Etna Green, Indiana; his brother, Jason (Mandy) Justice, of Angola, Indiana; half-sister, Jenny Lynn Robinson; and his half-brother, Matt Blue, both of Etna Green, Indiana. Also survived are his nephews, Carter and Cannon Justice; and his niece, Tinsley Stephens, of Angola; with many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Before him in death were his grandparents, Esther and Earnest Riddle, of Morehead, Kentucky, and Polly and Sandy Justice, of Martin, Kentucky.
David’s most favorite job was being Carter, Cannon and Tinsley’s Uncle Dave. He loved spending time with them.
David had a larger than life personality and everyone who knew David loved him. He never met a stranger and he touched the lives of so many people in our small town.
Dave comes from a large family, with lots of aunts, uncles, cousins on both sides. Some of her favorite childhood memories have always been our family reunions and family vacations.
He enjoyed being on a golf course with his friends and playing golf, playing pool, and watching his favorite sports on TV or attending live sporting events.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially attending Cannon, Tinsley and Carter sporting events. He loved being Uncle Dave for the kids.
He loved his job and his working family who always treated him as more than just an employee.
We will be forever grateful to his Glendarin family for all of their love and support for him.
There will be a Celebration of Life Tour from 3-6 p.m., Friday, April 22, 2022, at Glendarin Hills Golf Club, Angola, Indiana.
Memorial donations may be made to the Steuben County Cops for Kids Fund, care of the Steuben County Community Foundation.
Condolences can be expressed online at www.weichtfh.com.
Local arrangements managed by Weicht Funeral Home, Angola, Indiana.