David M. Liston Jr. (1924 - 2013)

David M. Liston, Jr. 89, died a peaceful death on March 16, 2013, at Country Meadows, surrounded by his loving family.

Dave was born in Cleveland, Ohio, February 22, 1924, served in the Navy during WWII, graduated from Illinois Tech, and held numerous positions using his engineering skills.

His main passion was flying, building and flying his own airplane. His other passions included riding his motorcycle and music – from singing barbershop to playing first a trombone and then a clarinet.

He is survived by his daughter, Claudia Price, and two sons, Brad Liston and David Liston, and their families, and his partner of 40 years, Pat Skidmore.

The family will be welcoming friends to a Remembrance Gathering on Wed., March 20 at 4 pm in the Chapel Mausoleum of Resthaven Memorial Gardens in Frederick.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice of Frederick County and to Compassion and Choices.

Published Online in The Frederick News-Post on Mar. 19, 2013