David L. Gabel

Mr. Gabel

David L. Gabel, 52, of Tiffin, passed away at 10:05 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 26, 2018, at his residence.

He was born April 25, 1966, in Tiffin, to Thomas L. Gabel and Delores L. Maag. He married Lynn D. (Company) Aug. 19, 1989, in Tiffin, and she survives in Tiffin.

Survivors include his parents; wife; two sons, Brandon M. (Hailee Somers) Gabel of Kansas and Corey L. Gabel of Columbus; a sister, Barbara A. Gabel of Findlay; in-laws, Charles “Sonny” and Marion Company of Tiffin; three brothers-in-law, Todd (Jan) Company of Tiffin, David Company of Tiffin and Chet (Rena) Company of Tiffin; a sister-in-law, Denise (Jerry) Searfoss of Arcadia; and many nieces and nephews.

David was preceded in death by a sister, Becky L. Perna.

He was a 1984 graduate of Hopewell-Loudon High School. He was homegrown and enjoyed working on his farm. He also worked for Werk-Brau in Findlay. David enjoyed going to fish fries, NASCAR, fairs and tractor pulls. He also enjoyed cutting and splitting wood and loved his pets, especially his dog, Haidon.

Visitation for family and friends will be 10 a.m. until the time of his service Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home, Tiffin. The family requests everyone dress casual.

A memorial service for David will begin at noon Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jim Nevel officiating. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Tiffin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Seneca County Humane Society or Financial Assistance for Cancer Treatment of Seneca County.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.engleshookfuneral