The Life of David Wheeler Bristol
David Lewis Bristol, age 79, of Seymour passed away peacefully on Friday, April 19, 2013 at the Griffin Hospital in Derby. He was the devoted husband of 48 years to the late Priscilla Marie (Durost) Bristol. David was born in Derby on December 19, 1933 son of the late Arthur L. and Matilda B. (Lurix) Bristol and was a lifelong Valley resident. He was a retired industrial plumber for over 30 years at the former Anaconda American Brass Co. David enjoyed fishing, tinker in his basement on many projects, and spending time with his family. David was the beloved father of Bonnie Tillotson, of Shelton, David Bristol, Jr, of VA, Donald Bristol, of FL, Dana Bristol, of Seymour, Sharon Bristol, of Derby, Lorena Baker, of PA, Daniel Arthur Bristol, of VA and Lori Wranitz, of VA. He is the brother of Arthur Bristol, Bert Bristol, June Kessler, and the late Bill Bristol. He is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Friends may call on Wednesday at 5 to 8 PM, followed by a funeral service at 7:30PM in the Edward F. Adzima Funeral Home, 253 Elizabeth St., Derby, CT. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery Ansonia,CT at the convience of the family. To leave online condolences please go to www.adzimafh.com .