David Stamm, 53, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on
December 20, 2017 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester MN following a valiant
seven- year battle with cancer. He was born January 3, 1964 in Allentown PA
the son of the late Reverend Charles F. S. Stamm and Norene Hodes Stamm of
a graduate of Danville High School class of 1982. During his high school
years, he was a member of the Danville wrestling team when it won the state
championship. Brian was a state runner-up at 145 lbs. and state champion
during his senior year at 155 lbs. In 1981, Brian and his brother, Brett,
were members of the Athletes in Action wrestling team that toured Central
and South America.
married Lori Mills in 1988 in Illinois, where they resided for several years
following their graduation from Wheaton College. During his time at
Wheaton, he became an NCAA Division III All-American at 167 lbs. In 2010 he
was inducted into the District IV Wrestling Hall of Fame.
and his wife, Lori, eventually moved to the Cashton, Wisconsin area where
they began and operated the business, “Old Wisconsin Hearth.” which included
the installation and servicing of chimneys and stoves. Brian and Lori also
operated a bed and breakfast from their home address.
a devoted husband and father of seven children in whom he was very proud.
consistently served his family and made them a priority in his life. He was
actively and passionately involved in Christian groups and church
activities. Brian maintained lifelong friendships with Doug Wesner of
Catawissa PA and Mike Temple of Danville PA. They all worshipped together
at the First Baptist Church, Danville, PA, under the spiritual leadership of
Rev. Calvin R. Beveridge.
addition to his mother and beloved wife, Lori, he is survived by five sons:
Tyler, Luke, Enoch, Noah and Kai; and two daughters: Bethany and Hannah.
Other survivors include his brother, Brett Charles and his wife Karen
Weidman Stamm of New Columbia PA and his sister Becki. Also surviving is
his Aunt, Mary Lou Hodes of Whitehall, PA, and his uncle, Dale L. Hodes.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his uncle, Reuel L.
chose to donate his body to research in order to benefit others. A memorial
service will be announced.
Timothy 4:7-8 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I
have kept the faith: henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of
righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give to me at that
day; and not to me only, but also to all them that have loved His
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA.