David “Dave” Mathew Mariscal passed away, December 22, 2016, in Sonora. Dave was born September 27, 1936, in Azusa, California to Mathew and Irene Mariscal.

Dave was a loving and dedicated husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He retired after 34 years from the U.S. Postal Service. Dave was honorably discharged from the U.S. Navy in 1961, where he served as an electrical systems operator in B-24, aboard the USS Philippine Sea CVS-47. He was an outdoorsman who loved to hunt, fish, and pan for gold.

Dave was preceded in death by his parents; his sisters, Carmelita Castillo, and Margaret Cardona.

Dave is survived by his wife of 57 years, Patricia Mariscal; his children, Mathew, Edward, David and Martin Mariscal; his grandchildren, Dawnell, Derek, Hillary, Hannah, Patrick, Melissa, Dominic, Madeson, Caesarius, David Jr., Andy, Celeste, Ciara, Dawson, Kayla, Erica and Christopher; 17 great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; his sisters, Lucille Pedroza and Sylvia Miller.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday , December 31, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at Terzich & Wilson Funeral Home. Graveside services with Military Honors at St. Patrick's Catholic Cemetery. Arrangements made through Terzich & Wilson Funeral Home.

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