David Anthony Yerhart, 56, of Lansing, Minnesota, formerly of Austin died December 22, 2012 at his home. He was born November 23, 1956 in Austin to Donald and Darlene (Yanzer) Yerhart. David graduated from Austin High School and attained college certification as a heating and cooling technician. He was a local Golden Gloves Champion. He loved NASCAR and stock car racing. David is survived by sons: David (Keri) Yerhart of Austin, James Yerhart (Jessica) of Brownsdale, two grandchildren, mother Darlene Yerhart of Lansing, sisters: Pam (Dewey) Reineke of New Richland and Angie (Lane) Hall of Hayfield, brothers: Paul (Linda) Yerhart of Wapeton, North Dakota and Steve Yerhart of Richfield, special friend Melissa Jost of Shoreview, Minnesota, nieces and nephews. A memorial service for David Yerhart will be held on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 7:30p.m. at Mayer Funeral Home in Austin.