David DeCola

October 28, 1952 - September 3, 2021
David DeCola

David Joseph Michael DeCola, 68, of Moundsville, WV, passed away Friday, September 3, 2021 with family by his side, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV.

He was born October 28, 1952, a son of the late Anthony and Elvira (Berardi) DeCola. Dave was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church and retired from Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel after many years of service. He was a true family man, they were his pride and joy in life.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by an infant sister, Loretta DeCola and one grandson, Dalton Defibaugh.

David is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Margaret (Williams) DeCola; three children, Jessica DeCola and her boyfriend John Contino, Travis DeCola and his fiancée Linda Russom and Amber Defibaugh and her husband Kenny Defibaugh; two siblings, JoAnna Reed and Anthony (JoAnn) DeCola; three grandchildren, Colten Haught, Allaena Haught and Hayden Defibaugh; several nieces and nephews and brothers-in-law and their families.

Family and friends will be received Wednesday, September 8, 2021 from 4:30 pm until time of memorial services at 5:30 pm at CARE Funeral and Cremation, 1500 Second Street.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Marshall County Animal Shelter by clicking here.

Condolences may be offered to the family at carechapel.com.


Service

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
5:30 PM

CARE Funeral & Cremation Service – Moundsville - Directions
1500 Second Street
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
304-810-0435

Visitation

Wednesday, September 8, 2021
4:30 PM - 4:30 PM

CARE Funeral & Cremation Service – Moundsville - Directions
1500 Second Street
Moundsville, West Virginia 26041
304-810-0435

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  • September 08, 2021
    Shannon K Davis says:
    Margaret and family - I am sorry to hear of the passing of Dave. I pray God will provide comfort and peace to you over the coming days. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Shannon Davis

  • September 08, 2021
    Bob Nelson says:
    Dave was a great friend of mine We usually thumbed our way to Bishop Donahue during our senior year. He had a great sense of humor and a good nature. Sorry to hear of his passing.

  • September 08, 2021
    Clare Grondalski says:
    Sorry to hear of Dave's passing. We hung out together in Glen Dale in the late 60's and early 70's. Rest in Peace Dave, in God's Glory

  • September 08, 2021
    Stephanie Kappel says:
    Margaret - I was so sorry to hear of David's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. May you find peace and comfort in the coming days.

  • September 07, 2021
    Matthew and Amy Berardi says:
    Margaret, thinking of you at this very difficult time. Matt has many fond memories of growing up with David and his family. Love and prayers to you and your beautiful family