David C. Stokes

David C. Stokes

Our beloved son and brother David C. Stokes, born January 4, 1961, suddenly passed away on July 3, 2017.

He is survived by his mother Jeanne Foley Stokes of San Antonio, TX; sisters Elizabeth “Betsy” of Dunkirk, NY and Sarah and her husband Ken Davis of Macomb, MI; brothers Stuart and Thomas of San Antonio; Jonathan of Wilton Manors, FL. Matthew and his wife Mary of San Antonio, Pete and his wife, Sabrina of Hudson, OH, Dave also has several nieces and nephews.

He is predeceased by his father Roy L. Stokes and his brother Phillip James “PJ” Stokes.

Born and raised in Dunkirk NY, Dave was a graduate of Dunkirk High School and Fredonia State University. He was a generous and loving son, brother and uncle who always made time for those he loved. Dave was also an avid golfer and could often be found enjoying the links as well as a cigar with family and friends. Before leaving Dunkirk, he was employed as a supervisor with Red Wing in Fredonia, NY. At the time of his passing, Dave had been a resident of Rio Rancho, NM for 10 years where he was employed as a plant supervisor by U.S. Cotton.

Dave will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., August 5th, 2017 at Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Dunkirk, NY.