David Lockhart Stevens Jr., 54, passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was a native of New Albany, Indiana and a graduate of New Albany High School. He went on to complete his education with a Masters Degree in computer science from Purdue University and was a former employee of the IBM Corporation. After leaving IBM he began his current career with the Oracle Corporation where he was employed as a Principle Linux Kernel Engineer.
He is survived by his father David Lockhart Stevens Sr. (Terre); brothers Dale and Mark Stevens; brother-in-law Daniel Erickson; sisters Frances Goodwin (Paul), Cheri Ramsay, Kathy Wernz (Chuck), and Jill Johnson (Joseph); stepfather Cliff Richert; and many uncles, aunts, cousins and friends who will miss him greatly. He was preceded in death by his mother Edith Joan (Berryman) Richert and his sister Lisa Erickson.
Visitation will be at the Market Street Chapel of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes, 1119 East Market Street, New Albany, IN. from 11:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017.
His funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Market Street Chapel. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers the family would prefer that contributions in David's name be made to the St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital or to the Musella Foundation.
Published on August 30, 2017