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Memorial Service

Collins Funeral Home
Saturday December 5th, 2020

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David Allen Lovejoy

David Allen Lovejoy, 50, of Omar passed away Monday November 30, 2020 at his home. He was born September 8th, 1970 at Guyan Valley Hospital, the son of Frank and Mary Mesko, of Omar.  He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Nancy Jane White, and five uncles and one aunt.  David was a disabled coal miner. He loved the outdoors, hunting, and fishing. 

Those left to cherish his memory includes his two children that he loved with all his heart, Jayla (Bo) Cline of Whitman, WV and Austin Lovejoy of McConnell, WV; his parents, Frank and Mary Mesko of Cow Creek, WV; his siblings Cynthia (James) Cantrell of Cow Creek, WV and Katherine (John) Workman of Chauncey, WV; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends. Memorial services will be held Saturday, December 5th, 2020 at 1:00 pm at Collins Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the family cemetery at Chauncey, WV. Collins Funeral Home Inc. of Switzer, WV is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Collins Funeral Home.

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My heart is so saddened over the loss of David I've met David about 6 years ago he came to work on my car he was a kind and caring young man and in the time I have known him he has come to my rescue many times fixing water lines, lawn mowers, thing on my car, you name it he could fix it lol. I know his present will be greatly missed we have had a lot of conversations about God and Christianity my prayers for his Mother and frank and children he always spoke of his family with love and compassion its never easy to say goodbye to those we love- RIP my dear friend

Sheila Richards Dec 3 2020 12:00 AM