David was born on June 25, 1927 and passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017. David was a resident of Virginia at the time of passing. He was a graduate of Cathedral Academy in Albany NY attended the Coast Guard Academy in New London CT and received a Bachelor of Science from Albany State College in Albany. He served in the United States Coast Guard during World War II as Ensign Gunnery Officer and received a Battle Field Commission. David was married to Audrey. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday April 25 2017 at 1:00 PM in Scott Hill Community Room Clifton Forge with Reverend Roger Baroody officiating. Military rites will be conducted by members of the Burnside-Carpenter VFW Post 1033. Inurnment will take place in St. John's Episcopal Cemetery in Hampton VA.