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David Polak

January 7, 1961 — November 9, 2021

David Polak, 60, of Bethlehem, died on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. He was born in Bethlehem on January 7, 1961; son of Mary Grace (Cervellini) and the late William P. Polak.

David was a 1978 graduate of Saucon Valley High School and proud member of the 1976 PIAA State Championship wrestling team. His passion for wrestling continued as he closely followed the wrestling teams at Saucon Valley and Lehigh University throughout his life.

David was a talented roofing contractor. He operated Leamon Roofing.

David will be remembered for his ability to entertain those around him. He was easy to love and quickly appreciated by those he encountered. David was an amazing story teller. He was fashion-forward; taking pride in the way he dressed. He was an avid NY Giants and Yankees fan. In his earlier years, David enjoyed soaring in the clouds as an amateur pilot.

He will be dearly missed by his mother, Mary; sister, Jayne Ann Bergeman and spouse, James; brother, Matthew Polak and spouse, Alexandra; aunt, Jennie Phillip; nieces, Julia Bergeman, Emma Polak, and Isabella Polak, and nephew, Nicholas Bergeman.

David was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ettore and Jenny Cervellini and Stephen and Anna Polak.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Connell Funeral Home. A visitation will be held on Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Incarnation of Our Lord Parish, 617 Pierce St. Bethlehem, PA 18015 with a Mass of Christian Burial to immediately follow. Guests are kindly asked to wear a mask upon entry. Interment will be at Holy Saviour Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Saturday, November 13, 2021
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Incarnation of Our Lord Parish
617 Pierce St.
Bethlehem PA

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday, November 13, 2021
10:30 AM
Incarnation of Our Lord Parish
617 Pierce St.
Bethlehem PA

Funeral HomeConnell Funeral Home, Inc.
245 E. Broad St.
Behtlehem PA - 18018

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