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
    Pam Drake says:
    Margaret, I'm so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. May our Lord and Savior comfort you and bring peace to you during this difficult time.

  • September 08, 2021
    Janet Hinerman says:
    My sincere heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this extremely difficult time.

  • September 08, 2021
    Cindy Musilli Vargo says:
    To Margaret and family, I am so sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. I grew up in Benwood near him and went to high school with him. He was always sweet, thoughtful and friendly. You are in my prayers for God’s comfort. Dave is in Good Hands.

  • September 07, 2021
    Regan Blaha says:
    Your family is in my thoughts and prayers daily. Prayers of comfort and strength being sent your way. Hugs!

  • September 07, 2021
    Jay Knapp says:
    Sorry to hear about DAVE. i haven't seen him for years, but remember him from the old WARSAW days. Witty guy , who was in a good mood. My thoughts are with all his family and friends