David E. Ewing

May 17, 1939 - July 2, 2019

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Visitation:
Sunday, July 7, 2019
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Secor Funeral Home
202 W Maple Street
Willard , Ohio 44890

David E. Ewing, 80, of Willard, Ohio passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. He was born on May 17, 1939 in Fremont, Ohio to the late Lloyd and Margaret (Phillips) Ewing.

Having been raised in Clyde, Dave was a 1957 graduate of Clyde High School. He went to work for RR Donnelley in 1960 and retired in 2002. During his employment, he served in the United States Navy from 1964 until 1968.

Dave was known for his artistic skills and enjoyed listening to classical music. He had a great sense of humor, liked to fish and enjoyed just getting out for a drive.

Surviving are his loving wife of 44 years, Karen (Wise) Ewing; three children, Scott, Tony and Denise Ewing; brother, Richard Ewing; two nieces, Gail Marshall and Julie Ewing; and sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Anna (Don) Schriner, Pauline Faulhaber, Esther (Jim) Stacklin, Ken (Barbara) Wise, Barbara Stanfield and Judith Metz.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his infant brother, Phillip; and sister, Susan Ewing.

Family and friends may visit on Sunday, July 7, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, with the rosary being recited at 6:30 p.m. A private Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Mother of Perpetual Help Church in Sulphur Springs with burial to follow in Union Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the family. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.

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Linda and Mike Veletean - Jul 7, 2019
Karen and family we were saddened and shocked to hear of David’s passing. Our prayers will be with all of you through this
Mick O'Brien - Jul 7, 2019
Karen and family, Sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed working with Dave.
Marty - Jul 6, 2019
Karen I'm so so sorry..I was shocked when I heard..What a sweet sweet soul...I remember he really liked you before you followed suit with feelings..He used to talk to me about you and his hope was you would give him a chance. What a blessing he was. May you find comfort in Gods peace and your memories..Sympathy to you and your family..Love you
BARB JONES - Jul 5, 2019
I WAS IN SHOCK WHEN I READ ABOUT DAVE, LOVED WORKING WITH HIM AND HE WAS A NICE PERSON. SENDING HUGS AND SYMPATHY. BJ AND FAMILY.
Jim Fox - Jul 5, 2019
Karen, so sorry for your loss. May God be with you during these hard days. God Bless
Kristie Faulhaber - Jul 5, 2019
I remember him as such a happy man, always laughing and smiling. Hugs to you and the kids Auntie ❤