LINCOLN — A celebration of life gathering for David Allen Arthur will be Aug. 10, at 2 p.m., at Yankee Hill Country Club, 7600 San Mateo Lane, Lincoln, 68516.
Dave, 43, died July 19, 2019, at home surrounded by his family, following a long, courageous battle with cancer.
Dave was born March 4, 1976, in Rapid City, S.D, to Bob Arthur and Cathy Evans. Dave graduated from Hartington Public Schools in 1994 and from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in construction management in 2004. Dave had a long, successful career at Midwest Steel Works as a project manager. Dave married the love of his life, Stacey Renee Bottolfsen, June 9, 2001, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Hartington. They were blessed with three beautiful daughters, Mckenna, Sofia and Elliot. Dave was a big fan of spending time with his wife and daughters, family and friends, and his adored dog, Tek. He loved coaching and cheering on his daughters.
Dave’s favorite hobbies included golfing, the Boston Red Sox, the New England Patriots, and gaming. Dave will always be remembered by his quick wit, sarcasm, and a love of music.
Survivors include his wife, Stacey, and daughters, Mckenna, Sofia and Elliot, Lincoln; parents, Bob and Maureen Arthur, Manchester, N.H., and Cathy and Randy Evans, Hartington; his brother, Eric and Geneva Arthur, North Carolina; father- and mother-in-law, Ed and Helene Bottolfsen, Hartington; his sisters- and brothers-in-law, Brennan and Wendy Eickhoff, Troy and Nicole Bottolfsen, and Todd Bottolfsen, all of Hartington; Nathan and Laurie Joslin and Trent and Shelby Bottolfsen, Omaha; and Sandy Bottolfsen, Lincoln; his step siblings, Alicia Evans, Yankton, S.D., and Andy and Treasure Evans, Fordyce; along with many cousins, nieces and nephews, and aunts and uncles.
Dave is proceeded in death by brother, Joshua Robert Arthur; niece, Brittany Kaye Joslin; and grandparents, William Nickel and Merlin Evans.
In lieu of flowers, condolences and memorials to the family for future destination at www.aspenaftercare.com.