HAMBDEN TWP. – David L. Schantz Sr., age 70, of Hambden Township, passed away Nov. 9, 2020, in Mentor.
He was born to Robert and Alverta (nee Soul), in Cook County, Illinois.
On Sept. 22, 1975, he married Linda (nee Powell).
David had been a resident of the Chardon area since 1985, where he had been a proud member of the Hambden Townhip Fire Department for over 25 years.
Dave was an avid fisherman and loved spending time with his family, especially with his grandkids.
Survivors include his daughter, Deanna (Mike) Schantz Nesterak, of Mentor; brother, Charles (Lynda) Schantz, of Thompson Township; sister, Robin Schantz, of Ohio; and three grandkids, Steven Schantz and Michael and Makayla Nesterak.
He was preceded by his parents; wife; and son, David Schantz Jr.
Visitation will be held Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, from 4-7 p.m., at Burr Funeral Home, 116 South St., Chardon.
Funeral service with firefighter honors beginning at 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to help with the funeral expenses.
Information and condolences online at www.burrservice.com.