May 26, 1958 – March 25, 2017
David Ableman, age 58, of Newark, DE, passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017.
A native Delawarean, David was born in Wilmington on May 26, 1958, and was the son of Paul and Irene (Horn) Ableman. He was a member of the William Penn High School graduating class of 1976.
As a young man, David enjoyed fishing. He was an avid Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies fan and looked forward to cheering on both teams each season. David loved animals and shared a special bond with his faithful feline companion, Max, whom he adored. A beloved son, brother and friend, he will be very dearly missed by all who knew him.
David was preceded in death by his father, Paul. He is survived by his mother, Irene; and sister, Betty Ableman and her husband, Tom Anderson.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 10 am on Saturday morning, April 1, 2017 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 10 am. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808.