David E. Selvo, 51,
longtime resident of Estes Street, Ipswich, died Wednesday, March
25, 2015 in Anna Jaques Hospital, Newburyport.
Born in Salem April
23, 1963 son of Ronald D. and Nancy J. (Dunton) Selvo of Peabody, he
was raised in Peabody, a 1981 graduate of Peabody High School. As a
youth he played basketball eventually moving on to golf, fishing
and skiing which he loved. His interest in electronic sound was
slowly built it into a business which has been passed down to his
For many years he
has been employed as an operations manager at Rousselot Company,
formerly Eastman Gelatin, in Peabody.
David was very earth
friendly. He always believed in treating everybody with respect and
was never quick to make judgments of others.
In addition to his
parents he is survived by his companion Susan Grey of Salisbury, a
son, Kody D. Selvo of Ipswich, a stepson, Stephen R. Sweet and his
wife Adrianne of Gloucester, a brother, Kevin Selvo of Peabody, two
sisters, Karen McHugh and Paula Colarusso both of Peabody, his
former wife, Christine Selvo of Ipswich and many nephews and nieces.
He was the brother of the late Julie Evans formerly of Peabody.
Family and friends
are respectfully welcomed to a memorial reception to be held 4 pm
Saturday, April 4 at the John T. Heard Lodge Masonic Hall, 70
Topsfield Road, Ipswich. Arrangements by the Whittier-Porter Funeral
Home of Ipswich.