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nancy j. kerrigan
December 29, 2020
I was sorry to learn of Dave's passing. My condolences to Dave's family. Dave and I met many years ago when I was working at the D.A.'s Office. He would frequently come into the courtrooms and offer services for people with mental health and other challenges. He was ded... Continue Reading
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Sharon Polak
December 29, 2020
Thank you Nancy. David enjoyed working in the courtrooms to create solutions to get assistance for those in his care and keep them out of jail.
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Nora Boothby
December 27, 2020
My deepest condolences, Sharon. I didn't know Dave well, but I always enjoyed encountering him at the County--such a warm and friendly guy. I remember hearing about your many camping trips over the years and what a great escape they were for you both. My heart goes out t... Continue Reading
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Sharon Polak
December 28, 2020
Thank you Nora. It was our great escape, for us and our dogs!
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Celia Barry
December 27, 2020
Sharon, I remember vividly running into you and Dave at Hallcrest Winery on a gorgeous day a few years ago.

What wonderful memories you shared in Dave's obit. He must have been a remarkable man.

I'm so sorry for your loss.
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Sharon Polak
December 28, 2020
Thank you Celia. He was truly remarkable. And he loved going to Hallcrest, we had many fun times there at the special events.
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Pamela Lee Lowry
December 27, 2020
I want to express my appreciation for David Polak's suggestion that friends and family honor his memory with a contribution to the Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter. (www.scanimalshelter.org) The fact that he was thinking of our neediest animals during his own illness and... Continue Reading
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Angie Millslagle
December 27, 2020
Sharon, I was so sorry to read of Dave’s passing. I remember when both of you used to shop at Prospero’s market many many years ago. You were faithful customers. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Angie Millslagle
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Sharon Polak
December 27, 2020
Thank you Angie. Thanks for remembering. We would go to Prospero's every week like clockwork. I remember many times David telling Bart that we were going to make sauce that weekend. Bart would say 'Get a box', and he would help David would pick out the best tomatoes.
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Scotty
December 23, 2020
Sharon. Russ told me of David's passing. So sorry to hear. He was a very sweet man. I remember back in the days when I would drive to Santa Cruz to get my haircut by Barbara Jean & spend the night partying with you both instead of driving back to San Francisco. Those wer... Continue Reading
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Sharon Polak
December 27, 2020
Thank you Scott. Those were some good times for sure.