David H. Oswalt
April 13, 1970 ‒ October 27, 2014
LEXINGTON: Big in stature and kind in spirit, Dave Oswalt admired the outdoors and loved hanging out with family. Whether hunting, fishing, or just getting together with family and friends Dave was content in life. A big man with a big heart, Dave can now rest after a valiant battle with cancer. On Monday, October 27, 2014 David H. Oswalt passed away surrounded by his loving family. He was 44.
The son of Charles and Linda (Guisinger) Oswalt, David was born April 13, 1970 in Mansfield. Dave graduated from Lexington High School and Pioneer Career Center in 1988. A certified journeyman welder, Dave began his career at Emerson Process Management where he currently was head of shipping.
Dave lived to hunt and fish, taking fishing trips to New York State, Lake Michigan and Lake Erie, as well as fished locally.
He was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church.
David is survived by his wife Amanda (Goff) Oswalt and their children Joseph and Hollee Oswalt all of Lexington; parents Charles and Linda Oswalt of Lexington; brother Matthew (Stacy) Oswalt and their son Gage of Fredericktown, sister Renee (Dwight) Oswalt and their daughter Amelia of Mifflin; numerous aunt, uncles and extended family.
The family will receive friends Friday, October 31, 2014 from 3-6pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where a memorial service celebrating the life of David Oswalt will begin at 6pm.
The Oswalt family would like to thank the staff from Hospice of North Central Ohio for their compassionate and attentive care given to David.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Oswalt family (please write checks in care of Amanda Oswalt).
The Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Oswalt family and online condolences to them may be made at: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
Big Man-You will live in our hearts forever!