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Relatives & friends will be received on Tuesday October 3, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the 1st Baptist Church of Newfield, Rosemont & Catawba Ave., Newfield where his funeral service will be conducted at 11 AM. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Newfield. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the 1st Baptist Church of Newfield Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 624, Newfield, NJ 08344.

Obituaries » David L. Wells, Sr.

David L. Wells, Sr.

AGE: 85 • Newfield

David L. Wells, Sr., 85, of Newfield, NJ passed away at home on Saturday 9/30/17 after an extended illness. Mr. Wells was born in Philadelphia, PA, raised in Pitman, NJ and was a resident of Vineland prior to moving to Newfield in 1964. He was the husband of Dee Wells who died on August 30, 2017 and the father of the late Daniel A. Wells, Sr. & Timothy Wells, Sr.

Dave was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving during the Korean War. Before retiring in 1992, Dave was employed as an electrician with the I.B.E.W.U. Local #351. Dave started as an apprentice lineman and work his way up to electrician. Dave was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Newfield where he served as a Deacon and a member of the evangelism team. He was a past member of the Vineland Masonic Lodge #69,

He is survived by his son; David L. Wells, Jr. 9 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren & several nieces & nephews.

Relatives & friends will be received on Tuesday October 3, 2017 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the 1st Baptist Church of Newfield, Rosemont & Catawba Ave., Newfield where his funeral service will be conducted at 11 AM. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Newfield. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the 1st Baptist Church of Newfield Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 624, Newfield, NJ 08344. To e-mail condolences & or tributes, please visit www.pancoastfuneralhome.com