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David "Dave" Malm

February 15, 1965 ~ May 29, 2018 (age 53)

David “Dave” A. Malm, 53 of West Bend found peace on Tuesday, May 29, 2018.

He was born on February 15, 1965 to David and Georgine (nee Pflughoeft) Malm in Milwaukee, WI. He graduated from Cedarburg high school in 1983. Dave went on to Cardinal Stritch University and received his bachelor’s degree. Dave specialized in audio and visual electronic entertainment. On May 15, 1996 he was united in marriage to Karen Lauth in Jackson Hole WY. He later worked as a machinist at Wisconsin Stamp in Germantown. Dave loved music, going to concerts, and played in a band called Know Won Nose. He was a handy man, fixing things and woodworking. Dave enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, and his pets. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Those Dave leaves behind to cherish his memory include his wife

Karen Malm; his mother, Georgine Malm; a sister, Debra (Michael) Mier; three brothers-in-law, Ed (Pat) Lauth, Charles Lauth, and Scott Lauth; a sister-in-law, Suzette (Brian) Behling; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his father, David Malm and his father and mother-in-law, Lloyd and Marge Lauth.

A Celebration of Life for Dave will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the VFW hall, 260 Sand. Dr., West Bend

The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Dave’s arrangements. Additional information and guest book may be found at

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