David J. Anstead

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David J. Anstead

March 24, 1955 - May 09, 2018

David J. Anstead passed away May 9, 2018. Born March 24, 1955 in Buffalo, he was the son of James H. and Marion (Hemmer) Anstead.
David worked with his family's business, Anstead Furniture, 12 years with Home Depot and 31 years with the Buffalo News, retiring in December 2017. He enjoyed fishing, boating, and especially enjoyed big band music and jazz.
David is survived by his wife, Anne (Granchelli) Anstead; son, David (Lucy) Anstead, Jr.; grandsons, Sawyer and Marshall; siblings, Maureen (Jerrold) McElvain, Marcia (Terry) Brostoff, late James and Linda Anstead; in-laws, Patrick (Lynda) Granchelli, Nicholas (Regina) Granchelli, Joe (Leslie) Granchelli, David (Mary) Haylett and Tom (Jessie) Haley; also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call Monday, May 14th from 4-8 PM in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, May 15th, at 10 AM in St. John the Baptist RC Church, 168 Chestnut St., Lockport. Interment will be in Cold Springs Cemetery. Visit pruddenandkandt.com.
Published on May 11, 2018
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