David Brownell, of Vicksburg, passed away on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at the age of 63. David was born on December 13, 1957 in Kalamazoo. He was the son of Peter and Joyce (Bradley) Brownell. David lived on Austin Lake for 30 years. He followed a life-long dream and opened the Mercantile Kitchen Store for 10 years in Kalamazoo and was employed by Allied Mechanical Services for the majority of his life. He loved the lake life, spending time laughing with friends and family, cooking large meals, and working around the house. David is survived by his wife of 32 years, Nancy (Stinson) Brownell; children, Mary Brownell and Mitch Brownell; brother, Doug (Judy) Brownell; step brother, Steve (Barb) Balinski; and step sister, Suzanne (Matt) Charlier. David is preceded in death by his parents Peter and Joyce Brownell; brother, Scott Brownell; and step mother Marilyn.
While at David's webpage at www.avinkcremation.com please take time to sign his guestbook by lighting a candle and/or sharing a memory with his family and pouring a vodka tonic in his honor.
The family is being assisted by Avink Funeral Home & Cremation Society, 5975 Lovers Ln., Portage, MI 49002. (269)344-5600.