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David was born on September 1, 1938 and passed away on Tuesday, July 2, 2019.

David was a resident of Waynesboro, Virginia at the time of passing.

Born September 1, 1938, in Johnstown, PA, to Josiah and Gertrude Helsel, Dave graduated in 1956 from Hollidaysburg Area HS and in 2007 was inducted in the school's football Hall of Fame.

He entered the Army in October 1961; stationed at Fort Sam Houston, TX and Fort Polk, LA, he worked with the medical corps.

Visitation will be at McDow Funeral Home at 1701 West Main Street, Waynesboro, VA, 22980, on Sunday, July 7, from 4-6pm.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations in Dave's name to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.