Family and friends say goodbye to David R. Brathwaite in Pennsylvania, USA

Husband, Father, Chef: Well loved, a hard worker

David R. Brathwaite BarbadosDavid R. Brathwaite, 51, of Carlisle, entered eternal life on Monday, July 22, 2013, at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born March 21, 1962, in St. John, Barbados, a son of Joyce (Brathwaite) Mullin of St. John and the late Douglas Mullin.

David was a 1980 graduate of Princess Margaret Secondary School in St. Philip, Barbados and studied at the Barbados Community College, where he majored in Professional Cookery. David served in the Barbados Defense Force. He was an executive chef and most recently operated the Pretzel Spot Café in Carlisle and had also worked at the Silver Cup Lounge at Cumberland Golf Club and six years at The Holly Inn. David was a member of the Unity Church in Mt. Holly Springs and The Pride of Barbados Masonic Lodge #6 in Brooklyn, NY.

He is survived by his wife of 11 years, Tamara C. (Corum) Brathwaite, sons; Darone Brathwaite of St. Michael, David Brathwaite, Jr. of Tucker, GA, Lawrence Corum of Carlisle, daughters; Jade Brathwaite of Tucker, Tanesha Corum and Ashley Corum, both of Carlisle, brothers; Desmon Mullin of St. Michael and Paul Mullin of St. John, sisters; Dianna Brathwaite of St. John, Michelle David of Hinesville, GA and Marissa Sealy of St. John, maternal grandmother, Maria Sealy of St. John, granddaughter, Keyonah Corum of Carlisle and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

A Home Going service for David will be held on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Pastor Don Watkins officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until time of service. There will be no viewing. Interment will be private.

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4 responses to “Family and friends say goodbye to David R. Brathwaite in Pennsylvania, USA

  1. bajantoy

    My condolences goes out to the entire family, from KARA of Barbados.

  2. Question for BFP Editor

    Lots of people die but BFP doesn’t publish their obituaries. Why this one?

  3. 98

    Yes I would like to know more about him. Was he a representative of the barbados or a volunteer for charity.

  4. 98

    To his wife and family my sincere condolences. May you be comforted as you reflect on the good times and also to know that he is in the arms of Jesus.