David Hermitage, age 61, of Weymouth passed away Tuesday, February 15, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving family. Dave was born in Boston then raised and educated in Hanover. After graduating high school, Dave used his love for cooking to work his way up from bussing tables to being a chef. He worked for Bridgewater State University as a chef for over 30 years.
Dave enjoyed cooking, old movies, and the Patriots but most of all loved spending time with family and friends. He will be remembered most for his generosity, humor, and kindness.
Dave is the son of the late Jean (Wood) Hermitage and James Hermitage and his wife Patti of Agawam. He is survived by his beloved wife Kathy (Dolan) Hermitage of Weymouth, his children Jessica Creutz and her husband Ian of Whitman, Sara Hojnowski and her husband Joe of W. Bridgewater, and Cory Hermitage of Weymouth, and his grandchildren Sadie, Vanessa, and Trevor. Dave is also the brother of Phillip, George, and Jimmy Hermitage and loving uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to the visiting hours for Dave on Friday, February 18, 2022 from 4-8pm in the C. C. Shepherd Funeral Home located at 134 Pleasant St. (Columbian Sq.) Weymouth, MA 02190. Dave will be cremated following the service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Weymouth Food Pantry at www.WeymouthFoodPantry.org.