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David W. Fegley, 33, of Allentown, formerly of Warrington, died suddenly but peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, February 18, 2006. Born in Abington, he was the beloved son of Dick F. and Peg (Kiss) Fegley. He was co-owner and treasurer of the Bethlehem Brew Works. He enjoyed music, was an avid drummer and played the keyboard. In 1992, he received the Presidential Scholarship for music at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He was a beer connoisseur, and enjoyed skiing and babysitting his niece and nephew. He also loved dogs. David was a cancer survivor. Survivors: Parents; three brothers, Richard D. and his wife Nicole, Michael J. and his wife Mercedes Tonne, Jeffrey C. and his partner Rachel Patterson; a niece, August; a nephew, Oakes; his aunts and uncles, Marianne and Lee Fein, Charles and Ruth Fegley, Carol Hieronymus, Maureen and Ed Klenk; seven cousins, Jessica Ross, David Fein, Kim Caldwell, Kristen McDonald, Cynthia McNeil, Matt Klenk, Mike Klenk; his dogs, Truby and Griffin. Services: Will be held on Friday, February 24, 2006, at 11 a.m. in St. Pauls Blue Church, 5900 Applebutter Hill Rd., Coopersburg. Call 6-9 p.m. today in C.R. Strunk Funeral Home Inc. (www.crstrunk.com), 821 W. Broad St., Quakertown. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to VH1 Save the Music Foundation, Attn.: Development Department, 1515 Broadway, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10036, or to www.vh1.com.

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Published in Morning Call on Feb. 23, 2006.
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March 20, 2006
Dear family,Truby & Griffin, I was
so sorry to hear of your loss.
Annette R Bray
March 8, 2006
Jeff and family,
I'm deeply saddened to hear of David's passing. My deepest sympathies go out to all of you, and I will remember him and you in my prayers.
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Stu Jensen
March 5, 2006
Dear Fegley's,
I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers!
Zeke Zelker
March 1, 2006
Deepest sympathies on your loss.
Sean Pressmann
February 28, 2006
Dear Fegley Family;
We are sorry to hear about your loss. Please accept our sincerest sympathy. The Murphy Family.
Jack Murphy
February 28, 2006
Dear Peg, Do not know if you would remember me, I am your sister's friend Kathy from Horseshoe Road. My heart breaks for you and your family. I cannot give advice for something that is beyond my understanding. My boys Jack & Shawn will always remember your son Dave.
Kathy Murphy
February 28, 2006
Jeff, Rachel and Family,

My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time in the loss of your brother. My family and I enjoyed meeting and talking with you and Rachel at Rachel's grandparent's house last Christmas. Take care and God Bless.
Zoeanne Strohl
February 25, 2006
My thoughts are with Peg, Dick, Richard, Michael, and Jeff. There are so many great memories: all 4 boys swimming competitively for me, watching movies on their old Beta system in the basement, sharing drinks with Peg & Dick, rocking in the garage, watching them all grow into the nice, talented men that they have become. There are no words to adequately express how sad I feel about the news of David's passing. My family sends its love and aloha.
Lee Young-Kingsbury
February 25, 2006
To the Fegley Family,
I am so sorry to hear of David's passing. I talked to him only a few times, but those few times were all I needed to realize what a magnificent spirit David was and is.
A peaceful, friendly, beautiful, soul.
We are thinking of you all.
Cheers David.

Friend and former employee,
Chris MoDavis
Chris MoDavis
February 25, 2006
Yesterday was truely a tribute to David and what he stood for. He was all the things everyone spoke about and I'm sure more. We will never forget the love that was felt that day. David has gone to be with his heavenly family. He has not left us, but moved inside of each of us where he will live forever. Ken and I can not begin to imagine the loss that you feel as parents, but we do know that David will always be part and with you always.
The Fegley family is part of our family's memories. The Jaycees' children activities, swim club, parties, and Brew Pub are among them. David was part of all. God did not just call him home, but he left us with the memories of an "old soul" who often stood quietly in the backround taking it all in.
Peggy and Dick, We pray that God will continue to give you the strength that you will need in the days to come. When you need David, close your eyes and he will be there. We celebrate David's life and we will often close our eyes and see him too.
Our love and prayers are with you.
The Bethke Family: Ken, Betty, Keri, Nicole and their families Bethke
February 24, 2006
May God be with you during this mournful time. I knew Dave when I worked at the BBW a few years ago. He was a kind and wonderful man and he touched so many with his beautiful smile and heart. My prayers are with the entire Fegley family
Ramanda Waller
February 24, 2006
Very sad to hear of David's passing. I met him a few times at the restaurant, always a very nice guy.
A Friend
February 24, 2006
The Fegley Family,
You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Our deepest regret,
Rob & Betsy Hawke
Rob Hawke
February 24, 2006
Dear Peggy and Dick,
I was so saddened to hear of David's passing. Please know that we are keeping you and David in our thoughts and prayers. May God welcome David and grant you the peace to deal with this difficult loss. God Bless you.
Love, JoAnn Kiss-Hennigan and Family
JoAnn Hennigan
February 24, 2006
Dear Peggy, Dick and Family, I was Very Sad & Shocked to hear of Dave's passing. My Heart, Thoughts and Prayers are with you and your Family at this Very Hard time. I pray that God gives you Peace and Comfort knowing that Dave is with Him! Sincerely, Peggy
Peggy Ciocca
February 24, 2006
Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and your brew works staff.

"We're all riding this big round ball. We never to dream we may fall. But even one day if I do...I'll jump up and smile back at you."
- Jimmy Buffett
"Defying Gravity"
Sept 10, 2004
Fenway Park, Boston

God bless you and yours.

Jim & Kari Ebersole
Jim Ebersole
February 24, 2006
To the Fegley Family
Our thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time.
Peg, in the past we shared a working friendship.

Michelle Shumas
Irene Cohen
Lisa Froeb
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February 24, 2006
Dear Fegley’s
My thoughts and prayers are with you. Dave will never be forgotten, and I will always remember his kindness, happy smile, and willingness to stop and talk. It was a privilege to know him. Cheers Dave…. God bless you.

Canadian Mike
Micheal Cameron
February 23, 2006
I have had the pleasure of knowing and working with/for Dave for the past 3 years. You would never see Dave without a huge smile and a friendly "hello." Truly a wonderful man who brought happiness to many people. You will truly be missed. May God give many blessings to the Fegley family. <3 <3 <3
Karen Towers
February 23, 2006
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Fegley Family. The room was always brighter with Dave in it, and even though he was in our lives for a few short years, we will always remember him.
Ryan Clarke & Amanda Pedone
February 23, 2006
To the Fegley's,

I worked for you at the resteraunt for a short while. I just want to say that Dave's death is truly a great loss. For the time I knew him, he was always so warm, gentle and soft spoken. I will NEVER forget his kind disposition!!! I am so sorry that you lost him. All of you are good people..... to good to have something so precious taken away so suddenly. Sometimes it just isn't fair.
Lisa Serman
February 23, 2006
Dave was a very true, real, and wonderful friend. I wish I knew him better, being this far away and all. Every time we met, I knew I could expect him being crazy and happy. He lived a life cherished by all that knew him. I'll miss you Dave.
David Roseman
February 23, 2006
Please accept my sincerest sympathy on the loss of David. A good and kind man, I knew him as a loving uncle and brother. He will be missed tremendously. May God grant him rest and resurrection and may God walk with Michael and his entire family in this most difficult time.
Lynn Wentzel
February 23, 2006
Praising what is lost makes the remembrance dear.
David will live on in the memories of all who knew and loved him, he was loved well.
We send our thoughts and love to you now and always.
George, Patti, Angela, Johathon and Melissa Mekosh
February 23, 2006
My deepest sympathy goes out to the wonderful Fegley family, you will all be in my prayers. I remember walking to grade school with Michael and David and always feeling safe. I will cherish all the childhhod memories of being a next door neighbor to David and the Fegleys in Warrington.
Joanne Omana Mariano
February 23, 2006
Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Dave was simply one of the most pleasant people we have had the pleasure of being around and we will miss him greatly.
Keira, Ben, and Jonas
February 23, 2006
Fegley Family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time and always. May you find comfort with friends and families and your shared memories. With Sympathy, Louisa and Matt
Louisa Weise and Matthew Barausky
February 23, 2006
To Michael, Mercedes, August and Oakes, and to the entire Fegley family, we send love and sympathy at this time of great loss. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Addison and Mary Louise Bross
Addison and Mary Louise Bross
February 23, 2006
Dave was one of the most true hearted people I have ever met. He never passed judgement, held grudges or left any situation angry. He was wise beyond his years and was a quiet genius. His talent was endless. He left a "mark" with everyone he met. My life has been truely blessed and changed forever by the years of great times and unconditional friendship I spent with him. Rest in peace my true friend. I will miss you & love you Always & Forever. Until we meet again...
Erin McCool
February 22, 2006
I send deepest sympathy and prayers for solace to the Fegley family and to all who loved David.
Sydney Davis
February 22, 2006
Wishing you all the best through these difficult times. Our thoughts are with you.
James & Nicole Schlener
February 22, 2006
Words can not express my sadness.For the short time that I knew Dave, I truly felt he was a great friend and person. My deepest sympathy go out to you and your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Your friend,
Tony Sayegh
Tony Sayegh
February 22, 2006
Dave was one of the nicest people I ever met. In the three short years that I knew him he managed to touch the lives of most everyone he met. Life will not be the same without him.
DAN VOGEL
February 22, 2006
I knew you by so many different names and personalities...."Big D", "Rockstar", the big guy upstairs at 101, or the guy sitting at 116 with a bowl of soup and a funny story about his friends and his experiences. Most importantly though dave....I knew you as a good friend. A lot of people found those small things you provided to help pass the day just a little better. You had a very unqiue way of just being you? Not a bad word came out of your mouth about anyone, and not a bad word came out of anyones mouth about you. That says the world about somone and you will be truely missed. In this time of shock and grief...I keep your family and and you're friends all in my mind and my prayers.
I'll never forget the moments we got to spend together and Im thankful for having been blessed with your friendship for the last 5 years..I'll miss you Dave-o!!!
sincerely,
Ivan Alicea
Ivan Alicea
February 22, 2006
Peggy, Dick & Family,

Words cannot express our deepest regrets for the loss of your beloved David. Many memories flood by of days spent at the Warrington Swim Club and just seeing your family at local events. Our hearts are breaking for you.
Robin & Rich Shustack
February 22, 2006
Dave, you will be dearly missed. You were always so nice and I will never forget you. My deepest sympathies to the Fegley family.
Kristen Smith
February 22, 2006
Dave,
You were a real gentleman and we are all a lot better off for having known you. My thoughts and prayers are with your family at this most difficult time. You will be missed by me, the staff, and all of your friends at Jack Callaghan's. God Bless you!
Gregg Potter
February 22, 2006
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. My life has been changed forever in knowing Dave. God Bless.
Diana Melo
February 22, 2006
Although you were only a part of my life this past year and a half, Dave made such a positive impact.

I will treasure the time we spent together especially our Thursday Nights from CASK to KARAOKE to CALLAGHAN's and everything else in between.

You truely became my best friend, my confidant and my companion. Bubba and I will always miss you deeply. You will be kept alive in my heart and my many memories.

Thanks to the Fegley family for knowing how much Dave meant to me and sharing how he thought of me. Thank you especially for allowing me to share in this difficult time with you, I truely don't know what I would do without your support.

The Irish Friendship Ring meaning sums my feelings for Dave and the entire Fegley family best, Love, Loyalty, Friendship.

Sealed with a special "Dawn's Kiss"
aka the brewmistress #9
Dawn D'Andria
February 22, 2006
The thoughts and prayers of our family are with yours during this trying time. All our love and deepest sympothy. We raise our mugs, To David... Lauren & Bryan
Bryan & Lauren Kelly
February 22, 2006
Dave, you will be dearly missed by all who knew you. My heart goes out to the Fegley family and all who were fortunate enough to know him. I miss you Dave.
Michael Cunningham
February 22, 2006
Words can not express our sorrow. David will be missed by all who had the honor of knowing him.
Peter, Helen, Philip, Laura and Paige
February 22, 2006
Dick & Peg:
Our deepest sympathy goes out to you and the rest of your family at this difficult time.
Tom Williams & Ashling Smith
February 21, 2006
We, at OK Coffee, like to extend our deepest condolences to the Fegley Family. Our thoughts and simpaties are with you all.

In friendship,

Arthur Rand
Arthur Rand
February 21, 2006
Dave was a good man and loyal friend. Out of everyone I know I can't really remember him speaking bad of anyone. He even stuck up for me and other friend if anyone would ever say anything bad about me or anyone. He found the good side in anyone. Our friend we afectinally named...Big D "Rockstar" You will be missed.
Jeremy Sweigert
February 21, 2006
From playing street hockey in our cul-de-sacs growing up, to experiencing the pandemonium of Karneval in Köln as adults, Dave was always a friend and fun to be around. To the Fegley clan, I extend my deepest condolences and sentiment.
Russ Greway
February 21, 2006
We extend our deepest sympathy to the entire Fegley family.
Michael &Evette D'Amore
February 21, 2006
Our hearts go out to all members of the Fegley family. Dave brought light into everyones' life that he touched. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
megan & royal
February 21, 2006
My sincerest sympathies go out to the Fegley family for their loss. I remember David from our childhood summers at the Warrington Swim Club.

Rest in peace, David.
David Murphy
February 21, 2006
We would like to extend our deepest condolences to the Fegley Family. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all!
Albert and Claudine (Quigley) Piechotta
Claudine Quigley -Piechotta
February 21, 2006
Fegley Family,

We are saddened by your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

In deepest sympathy.

Evan and Linda Minger and Family
Linda Minger
February 21, 2006
I am so sorry to hear about your lost. David was a bright, creative individual who will never be forgotten. Anyone that had the pleasure of knowing, or meeting him, is truly blessed. We will keep David and the Fegley family in our prayers.

Boyd, Jennifer, and Andrew
Boyd Kelly
February 21, 2006
I give my condolences and sympathies to the Fegley Family on their loss of David, son of Dick and Peg, and brother to Michael, Richard, and Jeff.
George Speros Maniatty, Jr.
February 21, 2006
At this difficult time please know our thoughts and prayers are with the Fegley family and that David is at peace.
God Bless all of you.
Lehigh Valley Magazine
February 21, 2006
My deepest sympathy for the entire Fegley family on David's loss. You are a family of tremendous character and strength and I pray you will be able to get through this terrible time together with each other. Heaven is filled with great musicians. Enjoy, David.
Marshall Miller
February 21, 2006
I had the pleasure to meet you while working at The Main St. Commons. You were such a pleasant person to talk to. You survived cancer and never had a bad attitude. I know how much you loved your family. The angels took you and you will be missed forever!
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Love
Shirley,Scott,Leslie and Sara
Shirley Gerhart
February 21, 2006
Dave was such a wonderful person and will be missed by all his friends. I got the chance to know Dave through my comedy shows. He had a great laugh and love of life. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.
Liz Russo
February 21, 2006
Though we can't feel your pain,
We do share your sorrow.
Take strength in your memmories,
And have faith in tomorrow.
Johann & Kathleen Szautner
February 21, 2006
Ed and the whole Pawlowski family wish to stand with you in these days of shock and grief. You are all in our prayers.

Ed, Lisa, Mercy & Alex Pawlowski
Lisa Pawlowski
February 21, 2006
Peg & Dick,
I am so very very sorry for your loss. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
In deepest sympathy,
Sharon McCarthy
Sharon McCarthy
February 21, 2006
My deepest sympathy goes out to all the Fegley family members, and Dave's friends.

Dave was a unique individual,
and, I want to let all know that it was a pleasure to know him.
...even when he was awake early on a Sunday morning.

Not only did I get a kick out of knowing him,
he left an impression on my mother.
She met him just once at Musikfest, and remembers the conversation that they had for the few short minutes.

Thanks to everyone for making him who he was.
And, Thanks to Dave for passing through my life.

Neighbor Deb
deb healing
February 21, 2006
David will be fondly remembered for his sweet and friendly smile and his shy and reserved manner. He was a quiet force in the Brew Works and he will not be forgotten. We will keep him and the entire Fegley family in our prayers.
Marianne & David Eisenhart
February 21, 2006
I am very sorry for your loss and am too very saddened. I know you have a large family for support but if you need anything just let me know.
Michael Fleck
February 21, 2006
Dave, you’re a special "one of a kind" person and we are going to miss you. You’ll stay in our thoughts and prayers for the rest of our lives. And to the entire Fegley family, are condolences.
Michael & Laura Hitcho, Jr.
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