David Cameron died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, surrounded by his friends and family, after a long tough fight with cancer.
David grew up in Marblehead and attended Marblehead schools. David loved to work and began working at a very young age. His first job was with R.D. Williams. He then went on to work for Bartlett & Steadman Co., followed by the town of Marblehead at the Water and Sewer and Tree departments.
David was predeceased by his father, John Cameron. David is survived by his mother, Ellen Smallwood Cameron; his brother Len and the love of his life, Jody Martin; his brother Doug and his wife, Susan Grubaugh; his sister Lori Knowles and her husband, Doug, all from Marblehead; and his sister Denise Diamond and her husband, Bill, from Lynn.
He also leaves his two favorite girls, his nieces Madison Cameron of Haverhill and Meghan Knowles of Marblehead.
He is also survived by his uncle, Thomas Smallwood, and his wife, Donna, of Hampton, New Hampshire; and his aunt, Margaret “Bitsy” McGuirk of Athol; and many, many cousins.
David was also predeceased by his faithful companion Milo by one week.
There will be a celebration of life for David on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Masonic Lodge, 62 Pleasant St., Marblehead from noon to 3 p.m. Come and have some lunch and share some memories.
Lunch will be catered by Louise Moore of Every Little Breeze Catering. In addition, there will be a cash-only bar.