Obituary for David Speicher

Written by on November 18, 2019

David F. Speicher  65 of Russells Point

A cremation is planned with a private memorial services with family that will be held at a later date. The Price-McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton is assisting the family with arrangements.

David died on Friday, November 15th, 2019 surrounded by his family in his home, after a long struggle with dementia. He was born August 10th, 1954 in Delaware, Ohio and was the 5th of ten children of the late Leo E. and June (Neer) Speicher. On March 20th, 1973 he married Colleen Sanders and she survives in Russells Point.

Survivors include a son; David (Shawna) Speicher of Russells Point, a daughter; Erin Sloan of Russells Point, and a son; Jeremy Speicher of Marysville. 9 grandchildren; Patience Belville, Austin Speicher, Faith Speicher, Chris Barton, Seth Speicher, Ocean Speicher, Gavin Speicher, Landin Speicher, Shaylin Speicher and one great-granddaughter; Sophia Speicher. 7 brothers; Danny (Betty) Speicher of Belle Center, Burt (Lois) Speicher of Kenton, Leo (Rose) Speicher of Richwood, Victor (Virginia) Speicher of Marion, Stacy Speicher of Marysville, Troy Speicher of Marysville. 2 sisters; Peggy Geho of Maysville, and Tina Shaw of Alabama.

He was preceded in death by an infant brother; Charles Speicher.

David was a 1973 graduate of Marysville High School and had  retired from NEX transport.

He was a gentle giant that loved people, Ohio State Football, fishing, music, woodworking, and treasured time with his family and friends.

Everyone who remembers him is asked to celebrate David’s life in their own way. In lieu of flowers the family hopes that you will bestow an unexpected act of kindness for someone or donate to Universal Home Health and Hospice Care.

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