David Eugene Egan, 70, of Staffordsville, departed this life Wednesday afternoon, October 24, 2013 at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center in Radford after a long illness. Born in Boston, MA on January 26, 1943 he was a son of the late William Blaze Egan, Sr. and Amelia Bates Cartmel Egan Schlemmer and step-son of the late Warren Schlemmer. David was proud to be a printer by trade, had worked for himself and retired from the print shop at Virginia Tech. He was a veteran of the US Army, having served in Desert Shield and Desert Storm with 19th Chemical Company attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. He had been a member of the Masonic Lodge AF&AM and the VFW. He was preceded in death by his wife Gail Ryan Egan.
He leaves to cherish his memory his daughters Jennifer Harris of Staffordsville, Danay Kent and her husband Craig of Rocky Mount; his brother William Blaze Egan, Jr. of Pembroke, MA and his sister Roberta “Bobbie” Jones of Brooksville, FL.
Interment was in The Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery at Dublin. Family services were private. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke was in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.