David F. Collamore, 59, beloved son of Leonard J. and Rosemary F. (Hallinan) Collamore, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 7, at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield. Born on November 16, 1959, in Springfield, MA, he was raised and educated in Springfield and was a graduate of Classical High School and later graduated from Westfield State College with a bachelor’s degree in education. David had a long and fulfilling career as a high school math teacher. He was an educator at various schools through out the North East part of the state and most recently in New Bedford, MA. He was an avid fan of the Boston Red Sox and the New England Patriots. David leaves behind his loving mother, Rosemary, brother, Robert L. Collamore and his wife, Donna, sister, Mary F. Collamore, nephew, Brian all of Springfield, and many other extended family members. He was predeceased by his father, Leonard in 2008. Family and friends are invited to gather on Tuesday, May 14, at 10 a.m. for David’s Liturgy of Christian Burial at St. Paul the Apostle Church, 235 Dwight Road, Springfield. Burial will be private at a later date. There are no calling hours. Hafey funeral service has been entrusted with the services. www.hafeyfuneralservice.com
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