David Peter Ireland David Peter Ireland, 38, of Bedford, passed away on Sunday, September 21, 2014. He was born in New Canaan, Conn., on August 11, 1976. Dave was the former owner of Dave's Precision in Danbury, Conn. and also the former owner of Dave's Auto Service in Bedford, Va. where he held a state inspectors license. He held multiple A.S.E. certifications in automobile repair and was People's choice award two years in a row in Bedford, Va. Dave enjoyed fishing, boating, trips to Maine, music, movies, time with friends and family, the New York Yankees, animals, watching Supernatural with his son Julian and was a huge fan of his daughter Skyler's cooking, especially the special Beef Wellington she recently made for his Birthday. In addition to his children Julian and Skyler, Dave is survived by his parents, Frances and Dave Ireland; wife, Jessica; brothers, Donald Ireland and his wife, Donna and Peter Milazzo and his wife, Linda; nephews, Steven and Joseph Ireland; and niece, Haley Milazzo. For those wishing to make memorial contributions in Dave's memory please check with Tharp Funeral Home and Crematory, Bedford for details in regards to an educational fund that is being established for his two children. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 25, 2014. A Prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. on the same night. To send condolences online please visit www.tharpfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Tharp Funeral Home and Crematory, Bedford, (540)-586-3443.