David John Stickler, 60, of East Hampton, beloved husband of Claudia (Cameron) Stickler died peacefully on Sunday November 18th at his home. Born June 30, 1958 in Middletown he was the son of the late Melvin and Harriett (Robinson) Stickler. David was a lifelong resident of East Hampton and had been employed as a CNC Machine Operator for APS Technologies in Wallingford, CT. David loved his motorcycles and also enjoyed fishing. Besides his wife he is survived by his children Michael Stickler of Colchester, Tracy Woolley of Portland, Richard Tucker of VA, Wanda Tucker of East Hampton, brothers Stephen Stickler (Janet) of East Hampton, Robert Stickler (Nancy) of East Hampton, Rexford M. Johnston (Brenda) of GA, his sister Betsy Rich of East Hampton, 10 grandchildren, one great grandson, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son Chapin Stickler, a daughter Jessica Robinson and a grandson Joshua Tucker. The family will be having a Celebration of David’s Life on Saturday Dec. 1st from 1:00PM until 4:00PM at the American Legion Hall on Route 66 in Marlborough, CT.