In Loving Memory
August 6, 1954 – July 13, 2014
David Van der Veer Hamilton, born August 6, 1954, took his life on Sunday, July 13, 2014.
He is survived by his son, Alexander, age 17, and his mother, Virginia, age 92, both of the Birmingham area.
Until the last five years of his life, David was known as an outgoing, friendly, and ambitious man with a life-long career in the food and beverage hospitality industry. He most recently was the F&B director at the Riverview Plaza Hotel in Mobile, AL. David had passion for his work, masters swimming, and working out in his beloved home gym.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 1:00pm with a visitation to follow from 2:00 – 3:00pm at the Unity Church on the Eastern Shore, 22979 U.S. Highway 98, Fairhope AL 36532. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations toward Alex Hamilton’s college fund, 302 Calloway Terrace, Pelham, AL 35124. Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.