LAWRENCEBURG – David Thomas “Dave” Sallengs, R. Ph., 65, died Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at his residence. He is the son of Hershel Sallengs of Cecelia, KY and the late Anna Lee Stephenson Sallengs.
Dave was a 1969 graduate of the University of Kentucky as a Registered Pharmacist. He served as the Branch Manager of the Office of Inspector General with the Drug Enforcement and Professional Practices Branch, and was the recipient of the 2009 Pharmacist of the Year award. In his spare time, he enjoyed crappie fishing.
He is survived by his four children, Charles (Kelly) Sallengs of Cynthiana, Tommy (Elizabeth) Sallengs of Lexington, Tim (Sarah) Sallengs of West Field IN., and Lea Sallengs of Frankfort; seven grandchildren, Kaleb Wayne, Katlyn, Kristen, Sidney, Emily, Dalton and Grant Sallengs; two sisters, Beth Minor of Elizabethtown, and Nancy (Charlie) Ray of Louisville; and a brother, Steven Sallengs of McDaniels, KY.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, April 7 at the Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home with Bro. Eddie Benton officiating. Visitation will be 12-2 p.m. on Saturday.
Memorials are suggested to American Diabetes Association, Lexington KY Office, P.O. Box 21903, Lexington, KY 40522. www.ritchieandpeach.com