He was born July 16, 1939, in Indianapolis, to Warren and Ruth Workman.
Dave served his country in the United States Navy and worked as a Supervisor at Allison Transmission.
He enjoyed playing golf and traveling with the Van Dell Fan Club.
Dave was preceded in death by his brother Donald Workman.
Survivors include his wife Roberta "Bobbie" Nield Workman, Clayton, Ind., son David (Mary) Workman, Jr., Mooresville, daughters Cyndi Workman, Brazil, Tracy (Kenn) Skinner, Jeffersonville, and Chrissy Lawson, Brazil, one brother Dale (Donna) Workman, Indianapolis, and four grandchildren Tyler (Brandi) Tutterow, Brazil, Stephanie Tutterow, Indianapolis, Nici Lawson, Stilesville, and Macy Moore, Brazil.
Funeral services will take place at 6 p.m., Sunday at the Hampton-Gentry Funeral home, located at 106 Shaw Street, Plainfield, Ind.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m., Sunday until the time of service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Rifle Association.