David Earl Mayo

October 3, 1961September 6, 2015

David Earl Mayo passed away on September 6, 2015, after a sudden illness.

He was born to Harry and Lydia (Labi) Mayo on October 3, 1961, in Rome, Italy. He spent his first five years in Libya, and then his family moved to Chattahoochee, Florida, where he grew up with his younger sister, Nancy.

David graduated from Chattahoochee High School in 1979 and attended Florida State University, where he graduated with a degree in Accounting in 1983.

He began his accounting career in Georgia in 1986, and later moved to Grand Junction, Colorado, where he accepted a position at Unocal in Parachute. While in Grand Junction, he met the love of his life, Sheree (Salatino) Mayo, and they were married on February 1, 1992. David and Sheree were blessed with a son, Benjamin Mayo, in March of 1994. Family meant the world to David, and he loved Sheree and Ben dearly.

During his employment with Unocal, David held several positions in the accounting area. He transferred to California and Texas with Unocal, where he was employed for many years. He later held various positions, the most recent was with The Bayer Corporation. In his spare time, David enjoyed playing golf, traveling, watching sports, and spending time with his family, his long-time friend, Darrel Gilbert, and his dog, Maya.

David is survived by his wife, Sheree; son, Benjamin, and sister, Nancy (George) Bramlette of Anderson, South Carolina. He is also survived by his mother and father-in-law, Mary Louise and Sam Salatino of Grand Junction, Colorado; a niece, nephews, several aunts, uncles and cousins.

David was preceded in death by his mother and father, Lydia and Harry Mayo.

A graveside service will be held at Grand Junction Orchard Mesa Cemetery on Friday, September 11, 2015, at 1:30 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Silverado Hospice, 4800 Sugar Grove Boulevard, Suite 390, Stafford, TX 77477 or Sugar Land Humane Society, 101 Gillingham Lane, Sugar Land, TX 77478.


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Robin Davis

September 17, 2015

Sheree and Ben, Joe and I just found out about David. We are sending you our deepest condolences and prayers to you.


September 16, 2015

Very sorry for your loss. May the almighty (psalm83:18) bring the family peace and comfort.

Brian Hiebert

September 11, 2015

Dear Sheree,
My condolences to you and your family on your great loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Brian Hiebert

Betty Williams

September 11, 2015

David, you were so loved, a part of my heart went with you. You will live on in my heart forever.
Aunt Betty

Brandy Lang

September 11, 2015

Sheree and Ben,
My condolences on Dave's passing. He was a wonderful person and is truly missed.

Kenneth Waite

September 10, 2015

It is with great sadness that I learned of David's passing. He was a co-worker and a special fried. Every conversation included his love for Sheree and Ben. May family and friends find peace in their memories and faith at this time.

Melissa Spahr

September 10, 2015

Deepest condolences to all who knew and loved David. He was an awesome person to work with and although it's been few years since he left the IFCO family we will always remember him.

Christina Sigwart

September 10, 2015

Sheree and Ben,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. David was a wonderful man, I know his love will always be with you.
Love, Chris & Laurie


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