A memorial service for David F. Bonafede, 49, formerly of North Collins, will be held at 2 p.m. next Sunday in Post 199, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 2076 Langford Road, North Collins.
Bonafede died in his North Port, Fla., home Feb. 22, 1998, after a brief illness.
Burial was private.
Born in North Collins, he went to North Collins High School and served in the Air Force in Thailand during the late 1960s.
He was an independent air-conditioning and heating contractor and moved to Florida 20 years ago. An avid bow hunter, he also loved billiards and pool.
Survivors include his wife, Gina; a son, Ryan; and a daughter, Angela, all of North Port; two brothers, Earl of Mobile, Ala., and Robert of Cherry Creek; and four sisters, Sandra Wasileff of Lackawanna, Judy Bonafede of North Collins, Faith Coon of Arcade and Nancy Coon of Lancaster.[chrstn]