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.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to the family would be greatly appreciated.