AUBURN, Mass. - David R. Varg, 59, of Auburn, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012 with his loving family by his side in UMass Memorial Medical Center- Memorial Campus after a long illness with Picks Disease.
David leaves his devoted and loving family, his mother, Virginia S. (Carpenter) Varg of Auburn; a sister, Jacquelyne M. Walsh and her husband, Vincent of Boylston; a niece, Tonya Pisinski of Amherst, NH; a nephew, Torr LaJeunesse of Worcester; grandnieces and grandnephews, Alexis, Cameron, Olivia, Joshua and Owen David; also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins and his loyal greyhound, BamBam.
He was born in Worcester and raised in Auburn son of the late Roland Varg. He graduated from Auburn High School in 1971. He later attended UMass-Amherst; Wachusett Community College; St. Anselm College in NH and graduated from Worcester State College in 1978.
He worked for over 20 years as circuit board engineer for Lucent Technologies, specializing in communications and electronics.
He was a longtime member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Auburn.
David's family wishes to thank all of his caregivers at the Blair House where David had lived the past three years of his life.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with David's family on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Bethel Lutheran Church, Bryn Mawr Avenue, Auburn. A service celebrating David's life will follow at 1 p.m. Burial will take place at a later date in Hillside Cemetery, Auburn.
Donations in David's name can be made to Bethel Lutheran Church, 90 Bryn Mawr Ave, Auburn, MA 01501.
To leave a note of condolence for David's family, please visit brittonfuneralhomes.com