David Neil Redmond
SUMTER Mr. David Neil Redmond passed away Friday, February 22, 2019, at the age of 82.
David is survived by his wife of 53 years, Delores; three children, Denise Brown of PA, Shelley Gross (Bill) of N.J. and David Redmond of Sumter; three grandchildren; one greatgrandchild; a sister, Roxy Van Ord of PA; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Sandra VaVala.
He was born in Bradford, PA to the late John and Doris Redmond on July 31, 1936. The family later moved to Warren, PA, where he graduated from Warren High School. After graduating from high school, David spent three years in the U.S. Navy. After his military duty, David graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1962.
After graduating college, David was employed by Kodak. He was hired by Exide in 1971 and was eventually transferred to Sumter, SC as Plant Manager, leaving Exide in 1989 and returning from Phibrotech in 1999.
There will be a private service for the family with Rev. Larry Brown officiating. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family.
Memories may be shared at dunbarfunerals.com.