DAYTON  — David James Traynor, 34 of Dayton passed away unexpectedly Sunday morning Feb. 24, 2019.

Sadly, David passed away from a accidental drug overdose. David was born July 8, 1985 in Portland. David attended Dayton and Saco schools. David was a successful entrepreneur and businessman in Saco. His businesses included All Surface Power Wash, Maine Greenery and in Old Orchard Beach — Diesel’s Dogs (Burgers and more). The suddenness of David’s passing is devastating for all who knew him.

David leaves behind his parents Timothy and Kathy Traynor, his brother Matthew Traynor, all of Dayton, David’s grandparents Frank and Laura True of Portland, many Aunts, Uncles, cousins, extended family and many friends. David’s love of his life, his fiancé Amanda and their two dogs of Saco.

David will be remembered as a beloved and loyal friend, smart, funny, caring, passionate and animal lover. David was a avid football and basketball fan. David was always willing to lend a hand where he could. There are truly no words to describe how much David is loved and will be missed.

We will continue to pray for those affected by this disease.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Veterinary Care Charitable Fund that assists pets who would otherwise not be able to receive the proper care/treatment. A portal can be found directly through the website VCCF ( and the funds should be specified for Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, with “in memory of David Traynor” under “Donor Name(s) for Public Recognition

Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home and Cremation 365 Main St, Saco are entrusted with his arrangements.

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