David S. D’Angelo, Sr. – 12/29/2019

December 30th, 2019

David S. D’Angelo, Sr., 71, of Linwood passed away on December 29th, 2019.  He was born in Chester to the late Leonard and Mary D’Angelo.  He was raised and educated in Linwood and was a graduate of St. James High School. Dave went on to attend Retz Electronic School and Penn State University.  He graduated from the police academy in Hershey, PA and went on to serve as a police officer in Aston Twp. and Lower Chichester Twp.  He was also a graduate of the FBI Academy in Quantico, VA.  Dave owned D’Angelo’s sandwich shops in Linwood and Venice, Fl.  He then went on to work for many years at the Linwood Sunoco.

He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police and served as a commissioner for Lower Chichester Twp. He is predeceased by his brothers, Peter, Phillip, Gabriel, and Leonard; sisters, Rosemary Conte, Rosie Wetherill, Felicia Ewing.  He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Cathy D’Angelo; Children, Kimberly Francis and David D’Angelo, Jr.; grandchildren, Erika Francis, Tyler Francis, Hunter D’Angelo, David D’Angelo III, Matthew Francis, Lane D’Angelo; Brother, Tony D’Angelo.

His funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 4th at 7pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home 1459 Market St. Linwood, PA.  Friends and family are invited to call from 5-7pm.  Burial will be private. In Lieu of Flowers, donations in her name can be made to the American Cancer Society at

16 thoughts on “David S. D’Angelo, Sr. – 12/29/2019

  • By Cheryl (Woolson) King on

    So sorry to hear of Mr. D’Angelo’s passing. Thoughts and prayers with your family.

  • By Kim Kavanagh Delaney on

    Thank you for your service to the Lower Chi community. We loved your sandwiches and your attention to detail and service. Say hello to my Dad when you see him!!

    The Family of Corporal Dennis A Kavanagh
    Lower Chichester Police Department
    1960 – 1992

  • By Florence and Pat Macpherson on

    With deepest sympathy to his family….he will be missed!

  • By Susan Sasso-clutter on

    So very sorry to hear of David’s passing. My grandmother, Susan D’Angelo Camplone, was uncle Leonard’s sister and I remember so much about that side of my family. You are in my prayers. Susan Sasso.-Clutter

  • By Mark Lamplugh on

    Thank You for your service to the community. You will be missed. RIP Dave.

  • By Margaret Camero on

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss. Dave was a good man and will truly missed by everyone especially us. Love, Jim and Peg Camero

  • By Amber Howard on

    Keeping thoughts and prayers to you and the family. Mr. David was a wonderful man when papa gabriel would bring us kids to the restaurant in venice. May him be reunited with papa gabe. Deepest condolences

  • By Debbie Gay on

    My love and sympathy goes out to all of the remaining D’Angelo families. All that have past are forever in my heart.

  • By Karen Barker on

    So sorry that this happened to you. Love you dearly Cathy.

  • By Nicole Whitaker on

    So Sorry for your loss… Dave was a great man and fellow commissioner! He will be missed…

    Nicole S. Whitaker
    Upper Chichester Township

  • By Victor C Simpkiss III on

    Our condolences to the D’Angelo family. Prayers to the family.
    The Simpkiss Family

  • By Mary Ann Baker on

    My condolences Cathy! Prayers for you & your family!

  • By Vickie Williams on

    Dear Cathy and family, we are so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Jim and Vickie

    • By Doug Lamplugh on

      Cathy, Kim & D.J.,
      I am so sorry to hear of Dave’s passing and also sorry I will not be able to attend his service.
      As one of the young cops who looked up to Dave in the beginning of my law enforcement career, I can tell you he was a cop’s cop. May he RIP.

  • By Tim Connell on

    So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with Fave and family.

  • By Jason Ewing on

    You smile and laugh will be something i will miss forever!!! Love you Uncle Dave!

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