Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
June 27, 2012 12:09 pm EDT


FRAZEYSBURG — The Rev. C. David Weyrich, lovingly known as “Father Dave” to friends and family, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012, at his home with his family at his side.

Father David was born Feb. 26, 1935, in Dayton, to the late Charles and Marian (Nelson) Weyrich. As an Episcopal priest, he pastored congregations in Ohio, Maryland and Utah.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Kay (Wyer) Weyrich; three sons, Greg (Donna) Weyrich of Bladensburg, Andrew (Amy) Weyrich of Salt Lake City, Utah, Tony (Melissa) Weyrich of London, Ohio; grandchildren, Sarah, Sam, Lydia, Micaela, Stuart and Nicholas; and sister, Lynn (Steve) Liskany of Miamisburg.

A Eucharistic celebration of his life and ministry will be held Thursday at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Gambier at 11 a.m. Following the service, a gathering will be held at Weyrich Woods Lodge (McKee Road, Bladensburg).

In lieu of flowers, the family asks contributions be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road, Newark, OH 43055.

To send the family a private condolence online visit .

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Father Dave Weyrich.

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