David P. Lathbury, 58


David P. Lathbury, 58, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away suddenly on Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at Nanticoke Hospital in Seaford, Del. He was born in Lewes, Del., on June 10, 1959, son of the late Robert W. Lathbury and the late Ethel Mae (Smith) Lathbury.

Lathbury was a heavy-equipment operator before his disability. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, being outdoors, going to the beach and spending time in Tennessee.

In addition to his parents, Lathbury was preceded in death by two brothers, Michael Lathbury and Orvil Lathbury. He is survived by his four children, Shana Lathbury of Millsboro, Del., Jeannie L. Parkhurst of Mardela, Md., Orvil C. Lathbury of Frankford, Del., and Jonathan Lathbury of Bishopville, Md.; two grandchildren, Nicholas Parkhurst and Carter Parkhurst; and two sisters in Dagsboro, Del., Ethel Truitt and Barbara Phillips.

Services and burial were to be private. Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.