David S. Sellers Sr., age 72, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 26, 2022.
Dave was born in Newton, December 6, 1949, a son to William and Geraldine Sellers. He was a graduate of Newton North High School. He was the former Executive Director of the John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton. He was also a member of the Newton Rotary Club and Sons of Italy Lodge 1069. He had a passion for his family, sports, and inspiring young people to be productive, caring, and responsible members of the community.
Dave is survived by his beloved wife, Sylvia D Marzilli; his children David S Sellers Jr. and his wife Keri Sellers; his daughter Julie (Sellers) Sanborn; along with Dawn Pechiney, Melanie Friedman, Jennifer Lawson, John Moore; his sister Barbara Brent and her husband David Brent; his brother William Sellers and his wife Jeanne Sellers; his 13 grandchildren , Owen and Gwenyth Sellers, Kylie and Mia Sanborn, Erik and Jenna El-Masri ,Alex and Rachel Friedman, Joseph Dalicandro and Daniel and Melanie Lawson, and Vivian and John James Moore, along with many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Tues, Aug 30 from 4 – 8pm in the Magni FH and again Wednesday morning at 9am, followed by a 10:30am Funeral Mass at Our Lady Help of Christian Church, 573 Washington St, Newton, Burial to follow at Newton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Dave’s name may be made to: John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton, MA 02460, would be greatly appreciated.