David William Hennessey, 71, of Proctor, died unexpectedly Sunday, May 1, 2022 in his home. David was born on April 28, 1951 to John and Millie Hennessey. David served in the Navy and retired from the Postal Service where he worked for over 20 years. He led a quiet life, enjoyed bird watching, woodworking, bowling and playing pool. David is survived by three children, John, Matthew and Lisa Chevalier; his mother, Millie; five sisters and one brother. Graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2022 at the Minnesota Veterans Cemetery-Duluth. 4777 Hwy 53. Arrangements by Williams Lobermeier Boettcher Funeral Home.