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David Crosland, Jr.

August 21, 1963 ~ February 20, 2019 (age 55)



David Crosland son of David Crosland, Sr. & Dorothy Mae Crosland. David was born on August 21, 1963 in Philadelphia, PA. David departed this life on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 in Smyrna Hospital after a longtime illness.

David received his early education at Lore School, Bayard Middle, & A.I. DuPont High School. David graduated from A.I. DuPont High School in 1981. While attending A.I. DuPont High School, David received special awards for his drawings in art class. After graduating from high school, David attended Virginia Common Wealth University for 2 years. After leaving Virginia Common Wealth University, David joined The Job Corps where he worked as a cook. After leaving Job Corp David enlisted in the United State Army where he served until he was honorable discharged.

After his duty in the Army, David became employed by Bojangle’s restaurant in Baltimore, MD.  David worked in many different restaurants as a cook. He then returned to Delaware when his illness made it impossible for him to work. David enjoyed drawling, music, & playing the guitar in his spare time.

David leaves to cherish his memories; his father, David Crosland, Sr.; his mother, Dorothy Mae Crosland; 1 sister, Bernadette G. Forward; 3 brothers Eugene Crosland, Thaddaeus L. Crosland, Terrence E. Crosland; 3 sister-in-laws, Monica L. Crosland, Robin Crosland, and Celeysa Green-Crosland. He also leaves to cherish 4 nephews, 5 nieces, 5 great nephews, & 4 great nieces, and a host of cousins & friends.


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