David W. McGovern, 74, of East Longmeadow passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, July 9, 2021. Born and raised in Springfield MA, he was the son of the late Florence (Farrell) McGovern and Walter McGovern. David was a longtime employee of Steiger’s Department Store and the Pond-Ekberg Company. His favorite pastime was watching old westerns and collecting memorabilia from that era. He especially loved visiting and dog sitting for Nugget or Winnie, whenever their owners were away. David was predeceased by his sister Catherine (McGovern) Newman and his nephew Kenneth Newman. He leaves behind many caring and loving family and friends. At David’s request, services will be private. www.hafeyfuneralservice.com
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