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David Alan Christian, Sr.  

David Alan Christian, Sr.

June 10, 1964 – May 10, 2014

David Alan Christian, Sr. 49, of Newark, DE passed away suddenly on Saturday, May 10, 2014.

Born on June 10, 1964 in Wilmington, DE, he was the son of Mary Ann Herbner and the late Clarence Christian, Sr.

For most of his career, David was a landscaper. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing. As an avid car buff, he will always be remembered for his love of racing and working on cars.

In addition to his mother, David is survived by three children, David A. Christian, Jr., David J. Christian and Lindsey Christian, five siblings, Clarence Christian, Jr., Teresa Young, Tom Christian, Kitty Wheeler and Chris Christian, and his very best friend, Tina Christian-Lussier.

A memorial service will be held at 7 pm on Thursday evening, May 22, 2014 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where friends may visit from 6 pm until 7 pm.

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  1. Jennifer Haynes, May 14, 2014

    So sorry for the family’s loss. May he now rest in peace and watch over his family always! Sincerely, Jenn Haynes, Jeff DeMarco, Bill Yackman

  2. John Young Jr, May 14, 2014

    RIP uncle Dave.

  3. heather walker (co worker), May 14, 2014

    im sorry for your familys lost… dave was a great guy.. whenever i seen him in the yard working he always said something to make me laugh.. and i will always remember that…!!! with love from my family to your
    heather walker

  4. tina christian, May 14, 2014

    to one of the greatest men I ever known. I love you ALWAYS

  5. teresa young, May 15, 2014

    To my brother.david i loved u very much i will miss you your in my heart always rested in peace love you teresa

  6. Ellen Morgan, May 15, 2014

    I’m so sorry for your loss. prayers goes out to the family
    and may David rip.

  7. Mary Anne Colbert, May 15, 2014

    Sending prayers for the entire family. RIP

  8. Patsy Lynn Peace Wyant, May 15, 2014

    Teresa & I are angry that you won’t be giving us a hard time anymore ha … Brookside won’t be the same without you David !!! We are grateful for the memories – RIP – you are loved and missed already !!! xxxoooxxx

  9. Deb Rifenburg, May 15, 2014

    I will miss you very much we knew each other a lot of years you are one of the kindest,

  10. Deb Rifenburg, May 15, 2014

    I will miss you very much we knew each other a lot of years you are one of the kindest caring man I know you are in a better place happy and no pain
    R.I.P you will be missed my friend

  11. mom, May 15, 2014

    To my son I love you rest in peace mom

  12. greg hall, May 16, 2014

    Dave was a great guy he will be missed . we had a lot of fun growing up in Brookside u will be missed lots of love to the family. GregHall

  13. Claire, May 16, 2014

    May you rest in peace Dave

  14. Debbie Hall - Picard, May 16, 2014

    When my brother Greg told me I was sad. David was one of the good guys in Brookside. He was always joking and being funny. Sorry for your loss. Heaven gained an angel. R. I. P.

  15. mary adams, May 16, 2014

    RIP Dave you will never be forgotten we remember you coming too our house when we were growing up and staying there for hours talking to mom who thought of you as a son. Your family are in our hearts and prayers We will always remember you Dave

    Mullins Family

  16. Pam and Larry Lewis, May 16, 2014

    My condolences to the whole family of David. He will be missed by many. He was a step brother that came as my mom passed away and my heart aches for the family. May he rest in peace.

  17. Bruce & Lisa Fletcher, May 17, 2014

    Our sincere condolences to David’s family. David will always be remembered by us for being a happy go lucky person with a heart of gold and will be truly missed. Rest in peace.

  18. Anthony young, May 18, 2014

    Uncle David I as many will miss you rip love anthony

  19. Chris Christian, May 18, 2014

    To Dave my brother, rest in peace. Chris

  20. Judy Miller & Robin Abbott, May 20, 2014

    David…So many memories, so many laughs. You always said something to make us laugh. You were always there for us when we needed you. I will miss running into you at WaWa getting our morning coffees. I know you are looking down on all of us….may God bless you….you have your wings now David. We love you. Thank you to Chris and John for giving you a memorial service where we can all celebrate your life. RIP.

  21. The Bacon Family, May 21, 2014

    Groucho, Teresa and family,

    Know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Sending God’s comforting embrace to you at this time.

    Love ya!!

    Earl, Tracie, Jill, and Denise

  22. James Rogers, May 22, 2014

    I will sorely miss you my Bro and the times we had in Rocky Mount will never be forgotten. You were always a friend to me and I will never forget that. Rest in Peace and may God be with your family in this time of sorrow,

  23. Anthony young, June 10, 2014

    Happy birthday bro its June 10 2014 love you rest in peace love you I miss y you a lot your sister Teresa your in my heart always let balloons off today in the sky for u.


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