Dalton — David Allen Smith, age 58, of Dalton, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at residence in Dalton,
David was born on November 23, 1962, in Orrville, Ohio, to the late John and Mickey (Martin) Airwyke and graduated from Orrville High School in 1981. He married Elizabeth Movens on November 13, 1995, in Wooster.
He worked as a blowmold operator for Smith Dairy for 35 years.
He enjoyed playing golf and poker and loved spending time with his family especially his grandkids.
Surviving in addition to Elizabeth are three daughters, Heather (Chuck) Legg of Seven Hills, Jenna (Taylor Leckrone) Smith of Orrville, and Jillisa (Ted Laning) Smith of Creston; three sons, Jeremy Nenadal of Old Brooklyn, David (Samantha) Nenadal of Orrville, and Joshua (Meg) Smith of West Salem; grandchildren, Cassie, Austin, Rhys, Maia, Blake, Khyler, Clarice, Connor, Carter, and Jaylee; two brothers, John (Alicia) Smith of Wooster, and Matt (Jeanette) Airwyke of Wooster.
He was preceded in death by, brother, Marty Airwyke.
Friends may call on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Auble Funeral Home, 512 East Oak Street, Orrville, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Auble Funeral Home in Orrville is handling the arrangements. Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at www.aublefuneralhome.com.