David D. MacDowell

1937 ∼ 2020

David D. MacDowell

David Dawson MacDowell, 83, of Eastham, MA and formerly NJ, passed away peacefully at home on November 10, 2020. He was the adored husband of MaryEllen Hartigan MacDowell.  Dave was born in Orange, NJ, April 12, 1937 to the late Wallace and Dorothy Dawson MacDowell.   He is also survived by his son David Dawson MacDowell, Jr., and daughters Alexandra MacDowell Djerassi and Christina Matteson.  Dave was a devoted grandfather to Francesca DeCurtis,  and Eleanor and John Dawson Matteson.  He was a graduate of Admiral Farragut Academy and Rutgers University, where he was an active alumni of the Chi Psi fraternity.  Dave was a proud veteran, who served as an officer in the US Navy.  He spent over four decades as a commercial real estate broker in senior management in NYC and NJ.  He was a faithful parishioner at Grace Episcopal Church in Madison, NJ. 

A funeral service will be held at a later date in NJ.  In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Alzheimer’s Family Support Center of Cape Cod , 2095 Main St. Brewster Ma. 02631, www.AlzheimersCapeCod.org.

            
 

David D. MacDowell

1937 ∼ 2020

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