David Weston

Published 12:00 am Friday, January 16, 2009

David H. Weston
CHESAPEAKE—David Harrison Weston, 88, of Hopewell Drive, died Jan. 12, 2009.
Mr. Weston, a native of Norfolk County, was the son of the late John and Willie Moore Weston.
He was the owner and operator of Weston Transportation Co. for 50 years.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II as a first sergeant with the 29th Division.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Jo Ellen Weston; four children, Carolyn Bass of Suffolk, Joey Weston of Franklin, David “Hot Rod” Weston II (Ruby) of Chesapeake and Brenda Umberger (Carl) of Portsmouth; a brother Jack Weston of Springfield; three sisters, Rose Dolan, Jan Deafenbaugh (Chuck), Elise Kania, all of Chesapeake; 10 grandchildren and 13 great- grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. today in the chapel at Meadowbrook Memorial Mausoleum, Suffolk, by Chaplain Christian Biscotti.
Foster Funeral Home, Portsmouth, is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army or your local food bank.