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David Anthony Borcalli passed away peacefully in his home, at the age of 84 on September 8th 2022 in Weed CA. He was surrounded by his family.

He was born in Weed on November 8, 1937, to Tony and Nina Borcalli. He lived in Weed all of his life and attended Weed Elementary and Weed High School. After graduation he served in the US Army for 2 years. Upon returning from the Army, he worked for International Paper Company. During this time, he met his future bride, Amelia Alvarado. They were married in 1962 and enjoyed 60 wonderful years together. He was a devoted and loving father to his three children: Deborah, Lori and David John.

Dave managed the ACE Hardware Store at the Weed Mercantile for 17 Years. After it closed, he returned to International Paper Company. In 1983 he started his own business—D&R Hardware. He successfully ran his store for 27 years until he retired in 2008.

He enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing, hunting, playing bocce, working in the yard, doing home improvement projects, and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Mel, children-Deborah, Lori and David John, grandchildren-Nathan, Justine, Audrey, Emily, Nina and Chase, great grandchildren-Charlotte and Jonathan, and many cousins, nieces, nephews and close friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Tony and Nina Borcalli and his younger brother, Francis.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Saturday Sept 24, 2022 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Weed. Rosary will be at 10:30 AM, with Mass following at 11:00 AM. A reception will follow at St Michael’s Hall. Inurnment will be at Winema Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mercy Hospice Mt. Shasta, Holy Family Catholic Church, Weed, or enjoy a Bud Lite or shot of Whiskey in Dave’s honor!

Loving husband and dad...and Hardware God. He will be deeply missed and never forgotten!

Online condolences may be made at www.girdnerfuneralchapel.com.

Posted online on September 14, 2022

Published in Mount Shasta Herald

David Anthony Borcalli passed away peacefully in his home, at the age of 84 on September 8th 2022 in Weed CA. He was surrounded by his family.

He was born in Weed on November 8, 1937, to Tony and Nina Borcalli. He lived in Weed all of his life and attended Weed Elementary and Weed High School. After graduation he served in the US Army for 2 years. Upon returning from the Army, he worked for International Paper Company. During this time, he met his future bride, Amelia Alvarado. They were married in 1962 and enjoyed 60 wonderful years together. He was a devoted and loving father to his three children: Deborah, Lori and David John.

Dave managed the ACE Hardware Store at the Weed Mercantile for 17 Years. After it closed, he returned to International Paper Company. In 1983 he started his own business—D&R Hardware. He successfully ran his store for 27 years until he retired in 2008.

He enjoyed spending time outdoors fishing, hunting, playing bocce, working in the yard, doing home improvement projects, and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Mel, children-Deborah, Lori and David John, grandchildren-Nathan, Justine, Audrey, Emily, Nina and Chase, great grandchildren-Charlotte and Jonathan, and many cousins, nieces, nephews and close friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, Tony and Nina Borcalli and his younger brother, Francis.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Saturday Sept 24, 2022 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Weed. Rosary will be at 10:30 AM, with Mass following at 11:00 AM. A reception will follow at St Michael’s Hall. Inurnment will be at Winema Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mercy Hospice Mt. Shasta, Holy Family Catholic Church, Weed, or enjoy a Bud Lite or shot of Whiskey in Dave’s honor!

Loving husband and dad...and Hardware God. He will be deeply missed and never forgotten!

Online condolences may be made at www.girdnerfuneralchapel.com.

Posted online on September 14, 2022

Published in Mount Shasta Herald