David S. Stirk, 78, of Shrewsbury


David S. Stirk9/11/1943 – 11/22/2021

Shrewsbury – David S. Stirk of Shrewsbury, formerly of Northborough, a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, passed from this life into the loving arms of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Monday, November 22, 2021 after a strong battle against pancreatic cancer. At the time of his death David was comforted knowing his loving family was by his side.

David leaves behind a very loving and caring wife of 58 years whom he was proud to call his sweetheart since they met in 1960, Susan (Warren) Stirk. He is also survived by his children, Cheryl-Lynn Silverberg, Kevin David Stirk and David Robert Stirk and his life partner Francine O’Brien; an admiring daughter in-law, Christine, and her husband Thomas Siders; five grandchildren, Viki-Sue Paquette, Kristal Jurgilewicz and her husband John, Evan Silverberg and his wife Gabrielle and Ryan and Braden Stirk; six great-grandchildren, Raelyn, Gavin and Mason Paquette, Hailie and Logan Jurgilewicz and Brooke Depari, all whom he loved dearly, his brother Roger Stirk and his wife Anne, of York, Maine. David also leaves behind his Southern families; Bill and Lane Warren and children, and Jeannie Connors and children, and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his father Robert and mother Beatrice (Moore) Stirk, and his brothers, Gregory and Steven Stirk.

David received his 50-year recognition award in 2020 for his continued participation and service for Local Union 669. Ever eager to learn more about everything around him, he will be greatly missed by his community.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hays Funeral Home, 56 Main Street, Northborough. All services are private, for his family.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation towards pancreatic cancer research via Lustgarten Foundation, 415 Crossways Park Drive, Suite D, Woodbury, NY 11797 (www.lustgarten.org).

To leave a condolence, please visit www.HaysFuneralHome.com.