John David Banghart

Enumclaw resident John David Banghart, 83, died April 2, 2014.

He was born Jan. 24, 1931, in Wenatchee, Wash., to Verde and Irma Banghart. He served in the U.S. Navy and worked for Boeing as a plastic tool fabricator for 36 years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling and working with wood. He was a member of the Maple Valley Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Masonic Lodge.

He is survived by wife Donna Banghart of Enumclaw; sons Ken Banghart and wife Debbie of Burien, Wash., and Johnny Banghart and wife Rhonda of Maple Valley; sister Lois Beall of Chelan, Wash., and three grandchildren.

Inurnment was on Friday, April 11, at Tahoma National Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society, 728 134th St. S.W. No. 101, Everett, Wash. 98204.

Services were directed by Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home. All may sign the online guest book at