David was a graduate of Lorain High School, Class of 1987, and had been employed at Republic Steel as a Crane Operator. He was an avid sports fan who enjoyed rap music and was a friend and a role model to everyone who knew him.
Survivors include his sons, Joseph Cuevas and Matthew Cuevas; father, Fred Cuevas; mother, Libby Cuevas; siblings, Michael Cuevas, Erica Jama and Joseph Cuevas, all of Lorain; paternal grandmother, Jacinta Alicea; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Ernest Chonko; maternal grandmother, Dixie Chonko; paternal grandfather, Federico Cuevas; and his nephew, Eric Cuevas.
Friends may call Monday, February 11, 2013 from 11 A.M. until the time of the services at 1 P.M. at Wyers Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Road, Sheffield Township. Pastor Calvin Roberts, will officiate. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.