Pomfret Ctr. – David “Wheat” Joseph Page, 57, of Hampton Rd., died Monday, March 30, 2015 in Day Kimball Hospital. He was the loving husband of Deborah L. (Frappier) Page. Born in Westerly, R.I., he was the son of the late Donald Page and Janetta (Cassidy) Mackie.
Mr. Page was a 1976 graduate of Norwich Technical High School. He worked as a Union Iron worker for local #37. He enjoyed rebuilding motorcycles, reading and tinkering~what he referred to as “pittle farting around.”
In addition to his wife, David is survived by his son, Joshua David Page of FL; his daughter, Sibyl Page of FL; his brother, Donald Page, Jr. of AL; his sisters, Gail Stanley of VA, Lori LaRocque of Plainfield, Donna Harris of FL, Robin Rojas of FL, and Janell Aguilar of FL; his grandchildren, Brianna, Nathan, and Kyrsten Williams, Jocelyn Page, Angela and Michaela LaFlamme; and many other stepchildren; and grandchildren who had the honor of calling him “Pops.”
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Dave’s family from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Friday, April 3, 2015 with a funeral service to begin at 7:00 pm in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.