David Francis East

October 27, 2015

David F. East, 73, passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 in his home.  He was born on July 27, 1942 in Clinton County to Vaughn and Helen (Hardesty) East.  He married Darleen Howe on July 1, 1966 in Frankfort and she survives.

David was a 1960 graduate of Frankfort High School and served in the United States Marine Corps from 1960 to 1964.  He was a Journeyman Pipefitter for Indiana Gas for over 30 years.  David attended First Christian Church in his younger years and was a member of the Frankfort Masonic Lodge.

Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center is honored to assist the East family.  Online condolences may be made at archerweston.com.

Visitation and Services

In keeping with David’s wishes, no services are planned.

Survived by:

Surviving along with his wife Darleen are his Sons: Tyrel East (Gloria) of Frankfort, Taggart East (Companion: Trudy) of Lebanon, and Talon East (Shannon) of Green Cove Springs, Florida; Sister: Gloria Good of Frankfort; and Grandchildren: Tyler, Terrin, Alanis, Bransen, Dylan, Zachary David, Seth, Reese, Dominique, Brooklyn Rae, Jade and Brandon.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers, and a sister.


Leave your Condolences

12 Condolences for “David Francis East”

  1. Clara October 28, 2015 at 1:44 pm

    Dear Family
    I wish to express my sympathy on the loss of David. It is evident that he was surrounded by many loving family members who will miss him dearly. May your found memories and bible text such as Revelation 21:4 help you cope with your loss.

  2. Keith Gephart October 28, 2015 at 9:35 pm

    I am so sorry to hear this…he is at peace again. Praying for you Darlene and kids.

  3. Greg and Karen Wysong October 29, 2015 at 9:12 am

    Gloria: Saddened to read about your brother’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and his family.

  4. Ron & Erilda Coleman October 29, 2015 at 9:45 am

    Dear Darlene & Family,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. Keeping you and your family in our prayers. God Bless. Ron & Erilda – Foley, AL

  5. Parker Family October 29, 2015 at 10:46 am

    So very sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace of heart and understanding during this time. Thank you Dave for your military service.we love you all. God Bless!

  6. Chris &Suellen Myers October 29, 2015 at 10:51 am

    Sorry to learn of David’s passing. A great guy to work with. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

  7. Darla Large October 29, 2015 at 9:14 pm

    Chock&family, so sorry, for the loss of David. I will be praying for you all. Love&Hugs!!! John&Darla

  8. Pastor Ed Pearson October 29, 2015 at 9:47 pm

    Darleen so sorry for your loss. If there is anything I can do to help let me know. Nancy and I are praying for you.

  9. Ed and Stephanie Teter October 31, 2015 at 10:52 am

    Darleen, We are very sorry to read about the passing of David. Sending thoughts and love your way. Stevie and Ed

  10. Dawn( Wallace) Burns October 31, 2015 at 2:17 pm

    So Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of your Family.

  11. Tim Albaugh November 16, 2015 at 8:50 pm

    just herd of Daves passing so very sorry to hear this,prayers for you and kids.

  12. (Nancy) diane ely niemann December 27, 2015 at 12:36 pm

    Darlene I’m so very sorry to hear about David. I just found out 2 days ago. I don’t take the paper anymore so I am late on hearing anything. My heart goes out to you.

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