David J. Heagren

May 28, 1956 ‒ September 18, 2019

Mount Vernon, Ohio

David J. Heagren, age 63, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at his residence.  He was born on May 28, 1956 in Mount Vernon, Ohio, to the late James and Ruth (Hunt) Heagren.

David graduated from Danville High School in 1974 and was employed by Asplundh Tree Service.  He was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan.  He enjoyed mushroom hunting and fishing.  He also enjoyed scratch off tickets, but most of all he loved spending time with his kids and grandkids.

He is survived by his children, Angie Heagren, DJ Heagren, Andy (Mandy) Heagren and Travis Heagren; grandchildren, Kaylee, Cassie, Josh, Landyn, Jason, Charlee; a brother, Doug (Vickie) Heagren; a sister, Sue (John) Surso; several nieces and nephews.

A private celebration of life service will take place at a later date.  Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of David J. Heagren.

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  • David was such a fun soul. I met him only a few times but when i did a smile never left my face. He was a man who could make you laugh and never met a stranger. My deepest sympathy to his family. May you find peace.

  • Praying God’s peace and healing for friends and family. May you find your peace in His loving arms.

    Debbie VanDine Yaeger

  • My heart goes out to all of you. Having just lost my mother almost a year ago I can emotionally know how you are feeling. Just let God be your guide through this time in your life. Again I am so sorry for your loss.

  • All my love and prayers to the Heagren family. Da e was a wonderful man and loved his children and grandchildren with all his heart. He always knew how to make a person smile when they were down. May he rest ever so peacefully now in heaven with his mother and father.

  • My deepest condolences to the family and friends. Sending prayers for comfort and love through this difficult time. Blessings to you and your family.
    Josh stulka

  • To Dave’s family;
    My fondest and farthest memory of Dave,was him rolling in or out to see his girlfriend when all us kids, Geeald,Doug, and others and I playing smear the queer,football at Jim and Ruth’s. And my little sister Tracy playing with all the barbies upstairs. Lord, that was forever ago, and Dave at Doug’s so proud of the twins graduation. I wish you all only the best of memories in your hearts as you continue on. You are all just the best family;I am proud to have known you all; all these years. Deepest Sympathy, Deborah Davis (Wilson)

  • Haven’t seen you guys or your Dad in years & years but have fond memories.
    Dave was a really great guy and raised some great kids.
    Peace to you all.