Funeral services for David “D.J.” Elwanger, 7, of New Albany, will be at noon Wednesday, Nov. 21, at Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. He died Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at Kosair-Children’s Hospital, Louisville.
He was born in New Albany and was a 2nd grade student at Mount Tabor Elementary School in New Albany. He was an avid I.U. fan and played baseball in the Mount Tabor Little League. He dearly loved spending time with his family.
Survivors include his parents, David and Kari Elwanger; a sister, Hillary Elwanger; grandfather, Donald J. Elwanger; and grandparents, Dale and Karen Beach.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Emily Elwanger and his grandmother, Anita Elwanger.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 20, and after 10 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.
The family requests expressions of sympathy go to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).