In Loving Memory of David N. Revta
David Nicholas RevtaDunmore, PA December 15, 2015 ~ August 22, 2015 Date of Service: August 26, 2015
David Nicholas Revta, 64, of Dunmore, died Saturday afternoon in Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, the former Kathleen Pesola.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Michael and Helen Baulovich Revta and was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Scranton. He was a graduate of Dunmore High School where he participated in basketball and baseball. He received a business degree from the University of Scranton and prior to retirement, he was employed by Cinram and was a groundskeeper at Lackawanna County Stadium for many years.
David was a sports enthusiast and an avid fan of the Phillies and New York Giants. He loved traveling to MLB games with his son, Evan, his brother, Rich and friends and he never missed any of his children’s sporting events. David excelled at golf and passed that skill on to his sons. Recently, his greatest joy was spending time with his adoring granddaughter, Jade.
Also surviving are children, Sarah Revta, Wilkes-Barre; Danielle, Nicole, Ryan and Evan Revta, all of Dunmore; a granddaughter, Jade; sisters, Julie Larioni and husband Val, Jefferson Township; Mary Meloy and husband Dan, Cherokee, Iowa; a brother, Michael Richard Revta and wife Joyce, Dunmore; mother and father in-law, Sally and Jack Sweeney; Sisters-in-law, Lisa Regan and husband Paul, Old Forge; Mary Kemps, Scranton and Colleen Evans, Pittsburgh; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St. Dunmore.
Friends may call from 4-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Drive, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.