David was a security officer for Federal Protection Service/VT-SGI, St. Louis, MO. He was a United States Marine Corps combat veteran who proudly served in the Battle of An Nasiriyah, and was part of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. David was a squared away Marine who lived by the phrase “Semper Fi.” He was a member of USGOA Local 20, St. Louis, MO, and the American Legion Millstadt Post 502.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Lyle and Neta Rapp; and a nephew, Andrew Meckfessel.
Surviving are his loving wife, Kendra M. Kostelac, whom he married October 3, 2015;
his mother, Terry Deeke of Belleville, IL,
his father, David A. Fix, Sr. of Channelview, TX;
a sister, Kim (Kent) Meckfessel;
his maternal grandparents, Roger and Vickie Deeke;
his paternal grandparents, Donald and Marie Theresa Fix;
a niece and nephew, Bryce and Macie Meckfessel;
his father-in-law and mother-in-law, James and Nancy Kostelac;
two brothers, John (Angela) Askew and Jeremy (Justine) Fix;
his brother-in-law, Jamie Kostelac;
many other aunts, uncles, family members, friends;
and his special buddy, Tuffy.
Memorials may be made to the family, in care of Kendra Kostelac. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 13, 2018, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Rev. Allen Fluent officiating.
Burial with military honors will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.