LITCHFIELD - David William Symonds died suddenly on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at his home in Litchfield.David was born on June 15, 1952, in Laconia, the son of Robert and Dorothea (Ricker) Symonds.David graduated from high school in Hollywood, Fla., in 1970 and attended college at the University of New Hampshire. He worked in food service as a chef from Meredith to Vero Beach, Fla., throughout his career.David with his wife, Margaret, have made their home in Litchfield for the past 22 years. David was a huge sports fan, a lifelong supporter of both the Boston Red Sox and the Patriots. His many friends and family were always blessed with his generosity and warm spirit. It can truly be said he lived life in full measure.David's son, Robert, predeceased him in 1986. David is survived by his wife of 33 years, Margi; daughter Steffanie Jacques and her husband, Keith; son David II. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Gage and Chloe Jacques; two brothers and three sisters, Leighton and his wife, Carol, Jonathan and his wife, Sally, Anne Tucker, Wendy Davis, Madelyn Paquette and her husband, Anatole; and numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.
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SERVICES: Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial honoring David's life at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5, at Phaneuf Funeral Home, 243 Hanover St., Manchester.In David's memory, donations may be made to the
.To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.phaneuf.net.
Phaneuf Funeral Homes
243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Published in Union Leader on Apr. 2, 2014