David Proch: Age 44 | Cause Of Death: CAR CRASH

The Skyliners

(d. Oct 19, 1998, outside of Pittsburg, PA)

David Proch, a singer who became the third person to sing first tenor for the group the Skyliners, died Monday in a car accident.  He was 44.  His car collided with a truck hauling asphalt on U.S. Route 30 near Ligonier, about 45 miles east of Pittsburgh.  Proch was singing with another group when the Skyliners came to hear him  sing in 1993. At first listen, the Skyliners’ original lead singer, Jimmy Beaumont,  invited him to join the group.