ROCKINGHAM, Vt. – David P. Wells, 89, died on March 29, 2017. Born January 29, 1928 in Marshalltown, Iowa the only of Kenneth and Margaret Wells. David grew up in Minneapolis, MN, became an Eagle Scout, served in the US Air Force 1946-47 and graduated from University of Minnesota in 1951 with a forestry degree.
He married Ruth Beals in 1958 in Westminster, Vt. and they lived in Saxtons River for over 30 years where they worked in the antique business from 1973 to 2003.
Dave is survived by two sons, three daughters, seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and three great, great grandchildren. His wife Ruth passed away in 2015.
A celebration of life will be held at the Christian Family Circle Church on Back Westminster Road on May 20, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.