David Henry Saunders, aged 75, of Dallas, passed away Oct. 22, 2019.

Born Aug. 21, 1944, in Cleveland, to Henry F. Saunders and Marjorie Marx Saunders, David graduated from Shaker Heights High School and later earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Washington University and Doctor of Medicine degree from The Ohio State University’s School of Medicine. He later served in the U.S. Navy as a medical officer.

David practiced as an ophthalmologist for 40 years in Dallas.

David is survived by his wife of 16 years, Celia Rose Saunders, and first wife of 30 years, Jo-Ann Saunders; children, Jami (Nathan Washburn) of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Adam (Eve Marson) of Los Angeles; grandson, Zeke Saunders; and siblings, Sally Saunders Roth (Robert) of Brookline, Mass., and Thomas (Meg Connolly) of Boston.

Condolence notes may be sent to Marjorie Saunders, 160 Boylston St., No. 2349, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467.