David “Bubba” H. Foltz

Posted 1/14/22

David “Bubba” H. Foltz, 66, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 12 at his home in DeKalb.

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David “Bubba” H. Foltz


DEKALB — David “Bubba”  H. Foltz, 66, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 12 at his home in DeKalb. David was born on Nov. 18, 1955 to Cecil E. and Artie V. (Williams) Foltz in Rochelle. On Dec. 14, 1984, he married Donna Sue Gaul in Rochelle.

In his younger years, he was an avid golfer and in his later years took up fishing. David touched many lives. He could talk to anyone and enjoyed sharing a joke or two with those who crossed his path. He could elicit a smile from even the toughest of  “cookies” and was always willing to lend a helping hand.  

David is survived by his wife, Donna of DeKalb; daughter, Cassie (Matt Pena) Craft of DeKalb; grandson, Austin (Morgan Albertsen) Eggleston; brother, Ed Foltz of Rochelle; sister-in-law, Judy Foltz and many nieces and nephews including special nephew, Dalton Gaul.

In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his brother, Donald “Frog” Foltz in 2016.

The visitation will be from 4-7 p.m., Monday, Jan. 17 at the Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. 6th St., Rochelle. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 18 at the funeral home with Chaplain Reginald Sey officiating. Memorial will be established. Cremation care will be provided after the service. Visit www.ungerhorner.com to sign the online guest book.