Dave was born in California to Madelyn and Alan Hubbs. Dave was proud of being a longtime Falls Church resident since 1962. He attended Saint James Elementary School and Marshall High School; after which he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. He served his country at Camp Lejeune, in North Carolina while the Viet Nam War was coming to an end.
As a young boy, Dave was a Cub Scout and a Boy Scout. He play Little League baseball, basketball at Saint James and served as an altar boy at Saint James Church.
Dave fished in Alaska and camped the East Coast with his family and friends. He attended “the Annual Campout” at Elizabeth’s Furnace, Virginia for the last 43 years. He will be sorely missed this year.
Dave was a school bus driver for Fairfax County Schools who enjoyed his job and volunteered for extra trips, including field trips. He was much loved by the children and known as “Mister Dave” by all his riders.
Dave’s family and friends will miss his music (always played loudly), his compassion, quick wit and sly smile, his hugs and the growl of his beloved Harley.
His sister Chris, his father Alan and his nephew Robert invite everyone to share their memories on the Advent website and at the reception after the service also at Advent, 7211 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA 22046.
The service will be held on Saturday, January 18 at 2:00 p. m. Please dress casually. Additional parking is available on side streets.