David Vincent

Obituary of David Vincent

          David Michael Vincent returned to his heavenly home on Friday, April 13th 2018 after a valiant battle with cancer. His devotion to his loved ones and his strong belief in God supported his struggle and ultimately gave him peace.

          David, also known as Kevin Colangelo, was born on September 6, 1957 and became the proud, adopted son of Harold and Barbara Vincent. He graduated high school in Coventry, England and spoke highly of his parents and told stories of his happy childhood. With talent and passion, David became a respected entertainer and well known DJ, calling himself, Kevin Colangelo, DJ Premier Disc Jockey. He spent years entertaining and adding memories to people’s lives and their special occasions. In March of 2000, David came to the United States to be reunited with his birth mother, Sylvia. David said “I don’t feel like I’m in America, I feel like I’m home”. On, March 18, 2013, David became a citizen of the United States and continued to expand his ideas and creativity.  He became the proud and successful owner of Snapflash Photobooth and is still is a mentor to many.

          David will be missed and forever loved by his companion, Kristin (Confer) Mason of Oneida; two daughters, Kristine Lorentzen Hanson of Norway and Gemma Vincent of Syracuse; his son, David J. Vincent of Dunfermline, UK; his daughter-in-law, Stefanie (Graham) Vincent of Canastota; a step-son, Gary Vincent of Dunfermline, UK; one brother, Paul and three sisters, Lisa, Michelle and Lynn.

          A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m., Tuesday April 17, 2018 at Michael E. Brown Funeral Services, 2333 Fenner Rd., Cazenovia. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home prior to the service.