Meet The People Of Benton County - David Looker

By: 
Benton County Enterprise Staff
 
NAME: David Looker
 
BIRTHPLACE: Independence, MO
 
YEARS IN WARSAW: 14 years
 
FAMILY: Wife, Linda; 1 son, 1 daughter, 4 grandchildren and 2 great-granddaughters
 
THE BEST THING ABOUT LIVING IN WARSAW IS: The people and the friends I've made.
 
OCCUPATION: Retired U.S. Navy
 
WHAT I WANTED TO BE WHEN I GREW UP:  A professional baseball player.
 
FIRST JOB: A newspaper boy.
 
FAVORITE CHILDHOOD MEMORY: Spending time with my family.
 
THE BEST TIME OF MY LIFE WAS WHEN: I met my wife, Linda; and all the traveling I got to do in the U.S. Navy.
 
MOST EMBARASSING MOMENT: There's too many to mention.
 
WHAT DO YOU VALUE MOST IN YOUR FRIENDS: Their honesty.
 
GREATEST FEAR: Growing old.
 
I HOPE I NEVER HAVE TO: Bury a child.
 
IF I WON THE LOTTERY, I WOULD: Make a lot of people rich.
 
MY DREAM TRIP WOULD BE TO: Scotland.
 
HOBBIES: Golf and fishing.
 
FAVORITE BAND OR MUSICIAN: I like country music, in general.
 
FAVORITE MOVIE: Anything with Clint Eastwood or John Wayne.
 
FAVORITE DRINK: Water.
 
FAVORITE SNACK: Popcorn.
 
FAVORITE CANDY: Anything chocolate.
 
FUTURE GOAL: I've already reached most of them, but probably see my great-daughter play golf.
 
PERSON YOU ADMIRE MOST: My wife. Anyone who can put up with me for 51 years, I have to admire!
 
ADVICE YOU WOULD GIVE YOUR YOUNGER SELF: Treat everyone the way that you would expect to be treated.
 
WORDS TO LIVE BY: Live each day to it's fullest.

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