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David E. Ellis, 64, of Shreve passed away Wednesday May 29, 2024.

He was born on January 4, 1960, in Orrville to Fleary A. and Beulah Moore Ellis.  On May 26, 1979, he married Christine Durbin.  She survives.

He was a 1978 graduate of Wooster High School.  David worked over 18 years at Frito Lay as a Maintenance Planner/Scheduler.  He enjoyed doing martial arts, loved collecting knives, going to gun shows, and especially loved his family.

In addition to his wife Christine, he is survived by a daughter Jennifer M. (William Richards) Ellis of Wooster; siblings Roger (Diane) Ellis of Orrville, James Ellis of West Salem, Debbie (Rudy) Moser of Orrville, Dean (Teresa) French of Wooster, Randy (Shirley) French of Massillon; mother in law Karen Carver of Wooster; father in law Ronald (Carol) Durbin of Jackson Township; brother in law Scott Durbin of Uniontown, Sisters in law Tracy (Derek) Fenton of Houston, TX, and Megan McMillen of Canton; nieces & nephews Roger, Michael, Zebulun, Meredith, Melanie, Nate, Matt, Jeremy, Aaron, Jonathan, Ashley, Sara, Deanna, Adam and Josh; special friends James (Diane) Jones of Shreve and Ben Arn of Wooster.

David is preceded in death by his parents and step father Ermon French.

Celebration of Life to be held on Saturday June 22, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Clear Creek Park, 668 Venture Blvd., Wooster

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to American Cancer Society, P.O, Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

5 Comments

  1. Chris and Jennifer your in my thoughts and prayers so sorry again for your loss

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  2. Our prayers are with the entire family. I’ve know David since elementary school. He will be missed.

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  3. My condolences goes out to the family I went to grade school with David after that we never kept in contact but he was a great person back then and he will deeply be missed

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  4. David and I lived next door growing up as kids. He and I played football together . Sad to hear of his passing and my heart and prayers go out to his family and his younger brothers. God Bless

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  5. Chris, I just heard of this news, I am soo sorry to hear of this. my thoughts & prayers are with you & your family. I hope you remember me, I worked at the hospital.

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