David A. Dalke, Lisbon NH
David passed away peacefully Tuesday May 21, 2019 of pancreatic cancer at his home in the loving care of close friends Aldo and Theresa Griggs in Lisbon NH.
David was born August 13, 1955 in Southington CT to Ruth (Mileno) Dalke and the late Art Dalke.
Raised in Forestville, CT David graduated in the class of 73 from Bristol Eastern High School. After graduation he entered the United States Army. In 1975 while in the service David had a motorcycle accident on base as became disabled. David moved to New Hampshire and loved the land, having lived “off the grid” for years. David loved to travel, enjoy going to concerts and fishing.
He is survived by his mother Ruth Dalke of Torrington, His son Justin Dalke of West Hartford, Brothers Michael and his wife Fran of Springfield Mass, Robert of Torrington, Mark and Beth Farrar of Torrington, Phillip and Borden Loving of Mufflinburg PA and his Sister Holly Ravita of Torrington, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins and long time girlfriend Karla Demars of Johnson VT.
A full military service and burial will be held Saturday June 22 at 10 AM at Hillside Cemetery 76 Walnut St in Torrington. Celebration of Life will to follow at 268 Greenwood Rd Torrington.