David Wayne Polly, 88, of Cottage Grove, Minn., died July 4.
A son of the late Lindsay and Fonda Mullins Polly, he was the widower of Betty Kegan Polly.
Mr. Polly was also preceded in death by a sister, Evelyn Polly.
He is survived by children, Margaret Polly, David Wayne Jr. (Shirley), Kathy Wolfson (Bernard St. Onge), and Constance Polly (Humberto) Valdes-Tergas; grandchildren, Paul Jr. (Maia), Tia, and Daniel Williams, Alan (Lisa), Christianne, and Deanna Wolfson, David, Mark, and Kelly Jackson; as well as other loving family and friends.
Mr. Polly was graduated from West Point in 1955 and honorably served in the Army Corps of Engineers; he then worked as a radar design engineer for four decades. He was very active in his church and mentor in his community. He will be missed by all who knew him and be remembered for his service to God, family, and country.
Funeral services were held July 10 at Lighthouse Baptist Church in Cottage Grove, Minn. 55016. Private interment with military honors took place at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
Kok Funeral Home in Cottage Grove, Minn., had charge of arrangements.