David Pawelk, age 57 of Lester Prairie, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2011, at Fairview University Hospital in Minneapolis. Funeral Service will be Thursday, October 20, 2011, at 11:00 AM at Bethel Lutheran Church in Lester Prairie with interment in Bergen Township, McLeod County. Visitation will be at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted on Wednesday from 4:00 – 8:00 PM with a Prayer Service at 7:30 PM. Further visitation will be at the church on Thursday one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted.