David C. O’Flaherty

David C. O’Flaherty, 87, of Carey, died at 10:45 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay.

He was born Feb. 9, 1931, in Carey, to Henry and Armella (Frisch) O’Flaherty. He married Rosely Stombaugh Dec. 2, 1950, at Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, and she died Jan. 14, 2019.

Surviving are their seven children, Virginia Posey of Prescott, Arizona, Daniel (Ellen) O’Flaherty of Pinckney, Michigan, Deborah (Mike Sr.) Buckingham, Kathleen (Dean) Orians, Terrance O’Flaherty of Carey, Eileen (Michael) Roszman of Carey and Colleen (Todd) Everett of Mason; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Elizabeth “Betty” O’Flaherty of Upper Sandusky.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Charles and Dennis “Leroy;” twin granddaughters; two brothers, William and John O’Flaherty; and a sister, Margaret “Mickey” Boes.

Visitation will be 1-6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey. A Scripture service will follow at 6 p.m.

A Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at The Basilica of Our Lady of Consolation, Carey, with the Rev. Tom Merrill officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carey.

Memorial contributions may be made to Carey Athletic Boosters and sent to Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, 225 W. Findlay St., Carey, OH 43316-1169.