David R. Hay, 66, of Republic, passed away at 3:48 a.m., Thursday, March 18, 2021 at St. Vincent's Mercy Medical Center in Toledo.
David was born on January 18, 1955 in Fremont, to the late Alva and Wanda (Ickes) Hay.
Survivors include his son, James McKeever of Toledo, six step-children, Rex Haubert of Fremont, Lisa Santos, Jolene (Gene) Englehart, Toni Haubert, Mindy Henkel, Joseph Hergesheimer all of Tiffin, twenty-five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, three sisters, Joy Bunting of Tiffin, Sharon Slane of Missouri and Erika Swanigan of Toledo.
David worked at Kelsey-Hayes in Fremont from 1979 until 1996 and was a graduate of Fremont Ross High School. He enjoyed fishing, boating, and working on his classic cars.
David was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, John and Jessie Hay.
Funeral services for David will be held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, March 22, 2021, at the Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory in Tiffin. Visitation for family and friends will also be held on Monday, from 11:00 a.m., until the time of the service at the funeral home. There will be no burial held at this time.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
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