David Becker Cathcart
David Becker Cathcart
  • April 12, 1958 - February 2, 2017
  • Raytown, Missouri

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David Becker Cathcart, 58, of Raytown,MO passed away on Feb 2nd,2017 following complications after a brief illness. David, formally of New Philadelphia, OH is survived by his wife Sheri; daughter Amber ( Gabrielle);son David(Lauren); two grandchildren Silas Grey and Finley Rae; sister Martha Anderson (Doug) of New Baltimore,MI; mother Kate Cathcart of New Philadelphia,OH. David is preceded in death by his brother, Richard Cathcart and father, Guy Henry Cathcart, David was born in Laurel,MS to Guy Henry and Kate Cathcart on April 12, 1958. From Laurel, the family moved to Towanda,PA and finally settled down in New Philadelphia, OH. Following high school, David enlisted in the US Army, proudly serving his country from 1976 to 1980 with the 2nd US Infantry Division, spending a year in South Korea. Once his tour was complete, he located in Ft.Hood,TX where he met his wife, Sheri. Eventually, he ended up settling in Raytown,MO, where he called home for the past 33 years.

David was employed by R.O.M. Manufacturing where he was a welder/fabricator. He has loved family vacations, fishing, and his favorite football team, the Chiefs.

Visitation will be held Monday, Feb, 6th from 6-8PM. Funeral Services are Tuesday, Feb 7th at 10AM. Graveside Burial to follow. Memorial Contributions can be made to V.A. MEDICAL CENTER https://www.pay.gov/public/form/ start/50728406