York, Maine-David J. Bridges, 63 of Long Sands Rd., passed away on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at home with his family by his side. He was born February 8th, 1957 in York, Maine a son of John M. Bridges and the late Margaret (Hackett) Bridges. He leaves his wife Cara C. (Dellarma) Bridges; 2 sons, Joseph C. Friant II and his wife Jennifer of Brunswick, ME and Cole M. Friant and his wife Jan of Nobleboro, ME; a daughter Christine A. McIntire and husband Cameron of York, ME; 2 brothers Michael L. Bridges and wife Maureen Flanagan of Appleton, ME and James M. Bridges and wife Viktoriya of Las Vegas, NV; a sister M. Susie Turner and husband Robert of Kittery, ME; 9 grandchildren Lola, Hayden, Isaac, Josephine, Trenton, Quincy, Marlee, Peyton and Nina; his mother-in-law Linda Dellarma, his sisters-in-law Valencia Schubert and husband Dean and Andrea Dellarma; nieces and nephews Jessie Shaw and husband Drew, Abby Turner, Mack Schubert his wife Jordan and two sons, Lily Schubert, Yana Raevskaya; and his beloved dog Maggie.
David will be remembered for the love he had for his family, and how proud he was of all of them. His willingness to do anything for anyone at any time, for his love of sports, especially the Patriots. He was a Deep Sea Captain, he had made snow for the Calgary Olympics and for Sugarloaf Ski Resort. He was the happiest when he had his feet on saltwater or snow. He was a Lobsterman his whole life, loved chasing tuna, and was known for having his golden retriever Annie on the bow leading the way. More recently David worked for the Maine Veterans Cemetery in Springvale, ME where he took great pride in laying our veterans to rest.
A funeral service will take place at 11am on Saturday, February 15th in the Lucas & Eaton Funeral Home, 91 Long Sands Rd., York, Maine. A Celebration of his Life will be held during a fundraiser on March 7th from 4 to 9pm at Foster's Clambake, York, Maine.
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