East Liverpool, Ohio- David Lucas, 83, of Oak Street passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 at The Hospice House in Poland, Ohio following a brief illness.
Born December 31, 1935 at Midland, Pennsylvania, he was a son of the late Joseph and Josephine Scalp Lucas. A lifetime area resident, he was retired from the former Crucible Steel Company in Midland. He later did some janitorial work for the East Liverpool Moose Lodge.
A veteran of the Korean War, he also belonged to the Midland Christian Assembly Church. He was a member of the East Liverpool Moose Lodge, the East Liverpool Orioles Club and the Potters Club.
Preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Deem Lucas, whom he married March 20, 1965, he leaves behind two sons, David Scott Lucas of East Liverpool and Paul Michael Lucas and his wife, Barbara Ann of East Liverpool.
There are two grandchildren, Brandon Lucas of East Liverpool and Angelica Moseley and her husband, Stephen of Florida; and one great granddaughter, Myra Anne Lucas of Mount Vernon, Ohio.
In addition he leaves behind one sister, Barbara Ann McGraw and her husband, Gene of East Liverpool; and one brother, Paul Lucas of East Liverpool.
Friends may visit the family on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and from 6:00 to 8:00pm at the Dawson Funeral Home in East Liverpool. Pastor William Anzevino of the church will officiate a funeral service at 11:00 am Wednesday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Calcutta Cemetery.
Full Military Honors will be accorded by the Tri-State Burial Group.
Immediately following the service family and friends will gather at the Dawson Family Center.