David Drexler Obituary
David Michael Drexler photos David Michael Drexler photos

There are 58 photos in the gallery

Service Information

 
In Memory of

David Michael Drexler

June 15, 1955 - November 27, 2013
Obituary

David Michael Drexler, 58, passed away November 27, 2013 in his home that he loved. He was born June 15, 1955 in Rochester, New York. In his brief lifetime he accomplished so much. He was a founding member and past president of the Oklahoma Unix Club, instrumental in forming the first Go club in OKC, recognized by the American Go Association for his volunteer efforts in outreach and promotion of the game of Go. He was a member and officer in the Oklahoma City Traditional Music Association, playing the mountain dulcimer with astounding beauty and grace. In the early 1990s David established Internet Access Plus, one of the first internet...
David Michael Drexler, 58, passed away November 27, 2013 in his home that he loved. He was born June 15, 1955 in Rochester, New York.

In his brief lifetime he accomplished so much. He was a founding member and past president of the Oklahoma Unix Club, instrumental in forming the first Go club in OKC, recognized by the American Go Association for his volunteer efforts in outreach and promotion of the game of Go. He was a member and officer in the Oklahoma City Traditional Music Association, playing the mountain dulcimer with astounding beauty and grace. In the early 1990s David established Internet Access Plus, one of the first internet service provider companies in OKC. His many other loves included hiking in the Wichita Mountains, traveling to see friends and family in California, New York, Hawaii, and Alaska, cooking and bicycling.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Margaret Ellison Drexler; father, Julian Drexler; two brothers, Robert Drexler and Jack Drexler; and his Aunt Lillane. He is survived by his best friend and wife, Laura Drexler; stepdaughter, Kelly Wietelman; sister-in-law, Mary Drexler; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be 3pm, Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at Memorial Park Historic Cemetery Chapel.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to NAMI, PACT team at Red Rock Behavioral Health Services, Klinefelter Syndrome & Associates (KS&A) or a charity you love.

Share your memories or express your condolences by signing the Guest Book below or click here for entry suggestions.

"Although we 've never physically met with David, we have spent hours & hours through the internet, where he comforted all my first worries, about my..." Irene Simeonidou (Greece)

Submit Guest Book Entry
This Guest Book has 20 entries. View Complete Guest Book

More Obituaries

Oklahoman
June 15, 1955 - Nov 27, 2013 EDMOND David, 58, passed away on November 27, 2013, in his home that he loved. He was born June 15, 1955, in...

Read obituary at Oklahoman.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now
Send a Card
Send Meals to the Family

Audio Condolences

Use your phone to dial in a free personalized message. Click here to make an entry or listen to recordings from friends and family.