West Carthage - David Perry Tooker II, 65, formerly of West Side Terrace, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in the Skilled Nursing Unit of Carthage Area Hospital where he has resided since September of 2013.
David was born in West Carthage on April 27, 1948, the son of the late David P. and Bette J. Hoch Tooker. He attended Beaver Falls School until his senior year when he became disabled in Dec. of 1965. He worked at Rossdale Dairy as a delivery person, in the early 80s at Braman MFG, Carthage and Jubilee Market in West Carthage. He loved paint by number paintings, riding his bicycle, playing euchre and was an avid Yankee baseball fan.
He is survived by four sisters: Deborah Owens of Watertown, LouAnn Derouin of Lowville, Peggy Tooker and Mary Traylor, both of Carthage, a brother: Dennis Tooker of Castorland and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Monday at 2:00 PM at Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home with the Rev. Geroge F. Maroun officiating. Spring burial will be in Riverside Cemetery Annex, Beaver Falls. Calling hours will precede the funeral services from 12-2pm at the funeral home on Monday.
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