David B. Wall, age 69

of Marshfield

David B. Wall, age 69

David B. Wall, age 69, of Marshfield, formerly of Avon, died unexpectedly, Monday, February 27, 2023 at the South Shore Hospital in Weymouth.

David was born in Lynn, to the late Charles and Pauline (Maurice) Wall. Raised in Lynn, he was a graduate of Lynn English High School, Class of 1972. He was also a graduate of Salem State College, Class of 1982. He lived in Marshfield for twenty-five years, previously in Avon.

Dave was employed as a financial advisor for over twenty years. After retirement, Dave worked as an enrolled agent with H&R Block in Marshfield and Kingston for ten years.

Dave was a history and science enthusiast, who enjoyed reading. He was also a Boston sports fan.

Most of all, he was devoted to his family, especially his wife and daughters, supporting all their many activities and accomplishments.

Beloved husband for forty-three years of Jane E. (Gianquitto) Wall.

Devoted father of Rachael P. Wall of Roslindale, Kelsey A. Huston and her husband Chris of Ayer.

Dear brother of Karen Wall and her husband Colin Cook of Stow.

Brother-in-law of Jean R. Ray of Laconia, N.H. and her late husband Warren, James A. Gianquitto and his wife Maria of Hull, and the late Judith A. Keller.

David is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and their families.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Friday, March 3, from 5 – 7 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Funeral Services will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday, March 4, at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow.

For those who wish, donations in David’s memory may be made to The Cam Neely Foundation, 170 Milk Street, Boston, MA 02109 or by visiting www.camneelyfoundation.org.


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  • I am so sorry for your loss. Dave was a wonderful man and will be missed. Sending love to Jane, Rachel and Kelsey.❤️

  • Dearest Jane , Rachael, Kelsey and family. Please accept our deepest sympathy . May your memories sustain you during this sad time.
    Love, Cousin Carole Ann and Tom Famiglietti

  • We are hearbroken. We cannot imagine not hearing Dave’s his laugh and seeing him. He was such a kind and wonderful friend. All our love and hugs to Jane, Rachael and Kelsey

  • You will truly be missed , Thank you for your kindness and guidance!

  • I’ve had the pleasure of working with Dave at Pembroke H&R office. He always talked so proudly of his wife and daughters. He will be missed. Prayers to all his loved ones.

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you all! May you be comforted by the love and memories that live in your hearts and peace that surpasses all understanding wash over you as you walk this difficult path. Love you all! Auntie

  • Rachell , I’m so sorry for your loss I have no words that can make that hole in you’re heart feel any better. But with time you will feel better, but always have that persistent hole I love you to the moon and back

  • I had the pleasure of working with Dave at H&R Block. I was shocked to hear of his passing. Dave was an excellent tax preparer and a kind person. He will be missed. My sympathy to his family.

  • Dave had a beautiful smile and laugh.
    I can picture him in our home sharing stories of his youth!!
    Our deepest sympathies to Jane ,Rachael ,Kelsey and Chris.
    We will miss you
    Rachel ,Jason and Sophia Scott

  • Kind and valued colleague for many years. You will be missed.

  • Dave and I first became friends in the ninth grade. We went on to be roommates in our first ever apartment, and shared more experiences than I can remember. It saddens me that we lost touch after I moved from the area, but I will always have the great memories of our friendship. My thoughts are with you, Jane, and your entire family, as well as Karen and hers. Dave was a good man and a great friend, and the memory of him will always live in my heart.

  • Dear Rachel and family,
    It is always the hardest to lose a family member so suddenly. Hold on to the love and memories that you have, they will get you through. Also know your friends are here for you. The hole that your dad has left will always be a reminder of the love that you had for each other. ❤️

  • Jane, you, Rachel, and Kelsey are in our prayers. RIP Dave, we’re going to miss you buddy 😢😢😢🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏

  • I was thinking of Dave today, 10/18/23. I decided to try to find him on FB. I’m so very sorry to read about his passing. I worked with Dave at State Street Bank. He was always pleasant and a great friend. He loved his family so much. His girls would come visit when they were little and I never saw Dave happier. I’m so very sorry for your loss. I wish I had known as of course I would have been at his services. RIP sweet friend.