The Central Dauphin School District community gathered Monday to dedicate a new gateway to a 14-field athletic complex on the CD East High campus.
He served in Vietnam, where he lost his life in service to his country.
The project was fully funded with private money, said Ford Thompson, president of the Central Dauphin School Board.
Marty Gruver, a classmate of David’s at East High, spearheaded the project that took several years to take shape.
In addition to the gateway, David’s memory lives on with an annual award given to an East High male senior athlete.
Marty gives a brief backgrounder on David and the sports complex gateway in the video below.