Attendees at the 149th Annual, Lehigh vs. LaFayette game, Bethlehem, PA 2013

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Mick Albrecht, Chris Mills, Adam Bresnick and James Levy, perform in the Quad.

David Phelps, WWHS Class of 1978, Dies

Gregory Pichler
Aug 17, 2014
David Phelps, WWHS Class of 1978, Dies
Article Last Updated (Date)
Jul 31, 2015 12:00 PM

David Ernst Phelps, courtesy of ©2017

David Ernst Phelps, Walt Whitman High School class of 1978, reportedly died on November 15, 2017. He was 57 years old.

After graduating from Walt Whitman High School in 1978, David attended Cornell University. David graduated from Cornell University in 1982 and worked in financial services for over 30 years. David loved to cook and had a taste for adventure - he was a licensed pilot and enjoyed scuba and sky diving. David was blessed with four amazing children. He was a devoted father to Tyler, Alexandra, Connor, and Samantha. They were his passion and greatest achievement in life.

David is survived by his children, his mother Harriette, his sister Elizabeth Phelps, his former wife and friend Alison Bouquet, and is preceded in death by his father John.

A memorial service is scheduled for November 25, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Anastasi room at the Bethesda Chevy Chase Rescue Squad, 5020 Battery Lane, Bethesda, Maryland.

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