David S. Knox, 46, of Mattapoisett died Saturday January 19, 2013 at Tobey Hospital surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Gracinda Knox and the father of Emma and Audrey. Born in Salem, MA, son of Harland and Judy (Dinsmore) Knox of New Bedford, he lived in New Bedford before moving to Mattapoisett 20 years ago. David was an HVAC/R contractor who co-owned and operated DG Service Company, Inc. with his wife. David was a generous man completely devoted to his family, friends and profession.
David was an active and beloved member of the community, involved with local charities and organizations. He was a member of the New Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce and the Advisory Board of Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School.
Survivors include his wife and daughters, parents, siblings, Ann Knox of Burlington, VT, and Debra Knox and Andrew Knox, both of New Bedford; and aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
His Memorial Service will be held on Friday January 25th at 9AM at the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Road, Route 6, Mattapoisett. Visiting hours will be on Thursday, January 24th from 4 to 8 PM
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Southcoast Hospice, 200 Mill Rd., Fairhaven, MA 02719 or the YMCA Southcoast, 18 South Water St., New Bedford, MA 02740.
For directions and guestbook, please visit www.saundersdwyer.com.