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David Symolon

March 4, 1937 — February 10, 2023

Southington

David Symolon

David P. Symolon, 85, of Southington, passed away peacefully at home with his wife by his side on Friday, February 10, 2023. David was the loving husband of Paulette (Baehr) Symolon for 58 years. 

David was born in New Britain on March 4, 1937 to the late Stanley and Helen (Mlodjewski) Symolon. He attended Plainville schools and graduated from Central Connecticut State College where he earned his B.S. in Plastics Engineering. 

David was a brilliant engineer and had a long fulfilling career, consulting for many different companies in various industries. David was a member of the Society of Plastic Engineers and received numerous awards for his contributions to the industry over the years. David enjoyed many hobbies in addition to photography and woodworking. He also enjoyed boating and target shooting.  Dave will be remembered for his warm, loving and caring soul. He was aways willing to provide help to anyone in need.

In addition to his wife Paulette, he is survived by 3 sons; David B. Symolon and his wife Sarah of GA, James Symolon and his wife Tracy of Simsbury and Eric Symolon of Southington, 2 granddaughters, Gillian and Jessica Symolon. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews. Dave was predeceased by his brother, Stanley Symolon Jr.  He had many friends who he considered extended family.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dave’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 17, 2023 at Saint Luke Parish at the Church of St. Dominic, 1050 Flanders Rd., Southington. Burial will private in St. Thomas Cemetery, Southington. Calling hours will be held before the service from 9 - 10:30 a.m. at the Plantsville Funeral Home, 975 S. Main St., Plantsville. For online condolences and directions, please visit www.plantsvillefuneralhome.com



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