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David Arbaugh

May 7, 1965 — March 1, 2018

Milford – On March 1, 2018, David Alan Arbaugh, 52, passed away at Delaware Hospice after his battle with cancer.

David was born on May 7, 1965 in Paoli, PA to Frank and Sally Arbaugh

He graduated from Dover High School in 1983. After high school David graduated from Del Tech with an Associates Degree and Wilmington College with a Bachelors Degree of Science in 2000.

Mr. Arbaugh worked at the Milford Center for the last 30 years as the Activities Directors where he was loved by the people he cared for. Over the many years at the Milford Center he was the daily joy and sunshine for the many residents there. He truly cared for the staff and the residence as if they were part of his family.

In his spare time David loved surf fishing, kayaking, and his dogs, Boux and Lola

David is survived by his son, Buxton Arbaugh of Delmar, DE, his parents, Frank and Sally Arbaugh of Huntersville, NC, his brother, Michael Arbaugh of Kennett Square, his brother, Jeffrey Arbaugh, his sister, Beth Arbaugh – Norris, and his sister, Susan Arbaugh – Thornburg, all of Huntersville, NC.

The family will receive visitors at Rogers Funeral Home, 301 Lakeview Ave, Milford, from 4 – 6PM on Thursday 3/8, with a memorial service at 6PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware, 240 N. James St., Suite 104, Newport, DE 19804-3167

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