106 West Main Street
P.O. Box 146
Phone: 906-475-4631
Fax: 906-475-5561


Saturday, March 5th, 1955 - Tuesday, March 17th, 2020
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David Charles Wiik, 65, of Negaunee Township, passed away in the care of his loving family Tuesday evening, March 17, 2020 at UP Health System Marquette.

Dave was born March 5, 1955 in Ishpeming to Arvid and Ellen (Kangas) Wiik and graduated from Negaunee High School, Class of 1973. He then earned a bachelor’s degree from Northern Michigan University in 1977. He was united in marriage to Christine Stockholm on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 1988.

Dave worked at the Marquette Branch Prison for 25 years, retiring in 2012. He was an active member of the Negaunee Rod and Gun Club and most enjoyed spending time with family and friends at the camp on the Dead River Basin.

Surviving are his loving wife, Christine Wiik; two step-daughters: Becky (Luigi) Torretti of Quebec and Mindy Sager of Marquette; grandchildren: Annunzio, Giancarlo and Lidia; his brother, Richard (Karen) Wertanen of Florence, WI; nieces and nephews: Scott (Kathy) Wertanen, Pam (Howard) Smith, Brenda (Scot) Gelhar, Chad (Mary, fiancé), Amanda Crandall and Wendy Donnay. Dave was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Donna Crandall.

Services will be held and announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed in his memory to the Salvation Army.

Dave’s memorial page may be viewed at koskeyfuneralhome.com
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Tom Petrocik Sr

Posted at 09:28am
Very saddened to hear of Dave’s passing. We worked together at the Branch and later I saw him often at the Rod & Gun Club. He was a unique individual his passing will leave a space not easily filled. My condolences to his family.

Linda Olgren-Carlson

Posted at 08:19pm
My heartfelt condolences to Chris, and the rest of his family.

Terese Tamminen

Posted at 11:13am
Chris and family, I'm so very saddened to hear of David's passing. Extending my sympathy and praying you will find comfort in this season of grief. Terese (Heggaton) Tamminen

Sheila West Posted at 11:36am

On behalf of the Heggaton family, deepest condolences and sympathies are offered to Dave's family and friends. You are all in our thoughts and prayers as you the grieve his sudden death. Also, may all your fond memories of Dave bring you solace during this difficult time. He will surely be missed 🙏

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