David Saylor

David Saylor, 52, of South Sterling, died Friday at home. He was the husband of Deborah Oberparleiter Saylor, at home.

Born in Lansdale, son of Rose Mary Ryan Saylor, Lansdale, and the late Ronald M. Saylor, he had resided in South Sterling since 1981 and before that in Lansdale. David and his wife, Debbie, owned and operated Saylor's Deli and Texaco in South Sterling for several years. He also was a carpenter, working for himself as well as local contractors. He was a member of St. Rita's Parish churches.

Dave loved riding his Harley and attended the Sturgis rally in 2012. He also enjoyed hunting and boating on Lake Wallenpaupack and spending time with his friends at Mantown at the Lake.

Dave is also survived by a daughter, Chelsea Marie Saylor, at home; a son, Cory Robert Saylor, at home; five brothers, Ronald Saylor, Souderton; James Saylor, Lansdale; Rick Saylor, Chalfont; Michael Saylor, New York; and Chris Jordan, North Wales; 17 nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at noon in the Church of St. Anthony of Padua, Newfoundland. Friends may gather at the church from 11 a.m. until Mass time.

Memorial remembrances may be made to the Chapter of the in your hometown.

Arrangements by Arthur J. Frey Funeral Home, 201 LaAnna Road, LaAnna.

Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 15, 2013