In remembrance of Dave, a celebration of his life will be held on Sunday, August 3rd at Snug Harbor restaurant at 1:00pm.
Mr. Fields passed away unexpectedly on July 29, 2014 at his home.
Arrangements are under the direction of Cleveland Funeral Home, Cape Vincent.
Mr. Fields was born on February 13, 1949 in Watertown, NY, the son of the late Lynn and Adeamease (Brooks) Fields. He was a 1967 graduate of Cape Vincent High School. He immediately went to work for Kodak, but was drafted during the Vietnam Era and he entered the United States Army in 1968. Upon his honorable discharge in 1970, he went back to work for Kodak in Rochester, where he stayed for his career, living in Irondequoit and Greece. After his retirement he came home to Cape Vincent, where he was able to stay close to his family and enjoy the natural beauty of the river.
David will be remembered as a man who would drop everything to help a friend in need, which was his greatest pleasure.
He is survived by his son; Jeffrey Fields and his wife Cicily of Lafayette, Louisiana, his daughter; Michele Julian and her husband Sam of Webster, NY and his grandchildren Morgan Julian and Ava Fields. He is survived by his brother Michael Fields of Watertown and his sisters; Joyce Fitzgerald and her husband Barry of Seabring, FL, Carolyn Davis of Inverness, FL and Geraldine Chapman and her husband Robert of Cape Vincent.
He was predeceased by his brother, Lloyd Fields and his sister Barbara Tate.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Cape Vincent Fire Department or St Paul Blvd Fire Department, Rochester NY