David P. Shaughnessy age 76 of Williams Bay, WI died on Wednesday, May 22,
2019 at Froedtert Hospital near Milwaukee. David was born on September 9,
1942, son of the late David and Charlotte (Stainbrook) Shaughnessy.
David married Anita Knuth in Chicago, IL on October 23rd, 1965. In 1984,
they lived in Williams Bay part time while also living in
Arlington Heights, IL, until 1998 when Williams Bay became their
permanent home. David was an owner of a commercial advertising company
called Shaughnessy MacDonald. David had been a board member of
the Cedar Point Park Association for 10 years; he also enjoyed
boating, golfing, fishing, and being with his grandchildren.
David is survived by his wife; Anita; children; Patrick (Susan)
Shaughnessy, and Kathleen (John) Christopher; grandchildren; Brandon,
Adam, and Carly Christopher; sister, Lynn (Donald) Jones; and many
nieces, nephews, and dear friends. He is preceded in death by his
A Visitation will take place at Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Home
730 N. Wisconsin Street Elkhorn, WI on Tuesday May 28th from 5:00PM to
7:00PM; and then again on Wednesday May 29th from 9:30AM to 10:30AM. A
Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Wednesday May 29th at
11:00AM at St. Patrick Catholic Church 107 W. Walworth Street Elkhorn,
WI, with Fr. Oriol Regales officiating. David will be laid to rest
following the Mass at St. Francis de Sales Cemetery in Lake Geneva, WI.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in David's name to the ALS
Foundation Wisconsin Chapter 3333 North Mayfair Road Suite #104
Wauwatosa, WI 53222 or online at www.alsawi.org/donate. Online guestbook can be found at
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ALS Foundation Wisconsin Chapter
3333 N. Mayfair Road Suite # 104, Wauwatosa WI 53222