Born in Decatur Jan. 6, 1943, to Bert and Martha Marbaugh Rolston; David married Deanna Thiese Rolston in Bluffton May 24, 1980; she survives.
David was a 1961 graduate of Decatur High School, and briefly served in the U.S. Navy, until he was honorably discharged. He retired from Central Soya after almost forty years of service. He was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church and was also a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose 242 of Bluffton. He enjoyed bowling, fishing and especially taking vacations to Iowa to fish with his friends.
Additional survivors include two sons, William Rolston and Rob Rolston, both of Bluffton; four grandchildren, Kyler, Brayden and Evan Rolston, and Dominic Noles.
In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul and Earl Rolston; an infant sister, Selma Rolston; and his mother and father-in-law, Betty and Bill Thiese.
Visitation will be Saturday, Feb. 24, from 1 to 3 p.m., at Calvary Lutheran Church in Bluffton, with a memorial service beginning immediately following visitation at 3:00 PM. Pastor Jeremy Russell will officiate.
Goodwin – Cale & Harnish Memorial Chapel in Bluffton has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.