David A. Salvatore, age 58, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Wilmington Hospital, after a long battle with leukemia surrounded by his loving family and friends.
David was born in Wilmington, DE to the late Louis E. and Nora Beatrice (Clifton) Salvatore. A graduate of McKean High School, he went on to work for Silverbrook Cemetery and retired on disability after 35 years. David was a member of the Prince of Piedmont Lodge and golf league, and was a former volunteer firefighter with the Cranston Heights Fire Company.
In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his sister, Kathaleen Salvatore. He is survived by his siblings, Peter (Sue), Victor (Sue), Kandi, all of Wilmington, and Robert (Darlene) of Lewes; longtime companion, Chrissy Lopresti of Wilmington; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday February 1, 2018 at the Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington, DE at 12 PM, where friends may call after 10 AM. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, Wilmington. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 100 W 10th St #209, Wilmington, DE 19801.