YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – David Eugene Leaghty, 37, died on Friday, September 25, 2020, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown surrounded by his children, Victoria and Dominic.
David was born July 1, 1983, in Youngstown, the son of William and Maxine (Wasakoski) Leaghty.
He was a graduate of Newton Falls and worked as a truck driver for City Cement for many years.
David was a veteran of the United States Army.
The happiest moments of David’s life were spending the time that he had with his two children. They meant the world to him.
David is survived by his loving father and best friend, William Leaghty of Youngstown; daughter, Victoria Leaghty of Newton Falls; son, Dominic Mullins of Canfield; two sisters, Christine Chise (Greg Beule) of Youngstown and Dina Cappelli of Youngstown; two brothers, Robert Chise of Boardman, James Chise and Vincent (Jenn) Cappelli of Youngstown; grandmother, Janet Nail; his very special nephew, Robert Chise, Jr.; Steven Chise, Amanda Chise, Mary-Katelynn Chise, Miranda, Vincent Cappelli III Mason Cappelli, Serena Studzinski, Kiley Cappelli, RJ Cappelli and Justin Cappelli.
He was preceded in death by his mother and brother, Randy Cappelli.
Family and friends may call Thursday, October 1, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel. A funeral service will follow at 12:00 noon.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that material tributes take the form of donations to the family at https://gf.me/u/y2mvrt
Visit www.higgins-reardon.com to send condolences to the family.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, September 29 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.
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