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David A. McKaughan

August 23, 1935 - September 26, 2018


David Alfred McKaughan passed away at home September 26, 2018 in Salem, Oregon. He was born August 23, 1935 in Asheville, North Carolina.

David was raised in North Carolina & Virginia. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy where he served in the Korean War. After the war he settled in Big Bear, CA, prior to moving to Salem, Oregon in 1970. He owned Sunflower Homes where he was a building contractor.

David square danced for many years and loved his “yellow rocks”. Dad was very proud of his family and will always be remembered for his witty personality.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Sherilynn McKaughan, step-son Dan & Tamie Green & step-daughter, Jamie Green. His previous wife, Elaine White and their daughters & husbands, Debbie & Bill Martin, Donna & Dave Hunt, and Dianna & Charles Lawrence. Nine grandchildren & nine great grandchildren.

 Services will be Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 10:30 am at Willamette National Cemetery, 11800 SE Mt Scott Blvd, Portland, OR 97086. In lieu of flowers, donate to American Heart Association https://www.heart.org/  in David’s name.

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