David Burlage, 64, of Madrid, Iowa, passed away May 7, 2017. No services are planned.


David Allen Burlage was born January 9, 1953 to Alver and Kathryn (Butler) Burlage in Denver, Colorado. David married Beth Elizabeth Ann Hopper in 1984. He had lived in Iowa for 18 years, the last ten in Madrid. David worked as Assistant General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Unity Point Health. He enjoyed raising draft horses, farming, playing golf, weightlifting, target practice, trains, driving ATV’s and motorcycles, and playing with his grandchildren.


David is survived by his wife, Beth Burlage of rural Madrid; his daughters, Katie (Clayton) Bass of Madrid and Annie Holestine of Denver, Colo.; his grandchildren, Brianna Crews, Roxy Crews, Cael Bass and Sean Bass; his sister, Debra (Steve) Oliver of Denver; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.


He was preceded in death by his parents; and a nephew, Michael.


Soderstrum Funeral Home in Slater is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and photos may be shared at www.soderstrumfuneralhome.com