David A. "Dave" Shultz, 54, of Elyria, went home to be with the Lord Friday, December 21, 2012, surrounded by friends and family. He was born February 13, 1958 in Elyria, was a 1976 graduate of Elyria Catholic High School and received an associate degree from Lorain County Community College.
Dave was employed with Architectural Vision Group in Westlake as a systems manager since 2000. He was a member of Church of the Open Door in Elyria, where he had volunteered with the worship ministry, controlling media and sound. He enjoyed gardening, woodworking in his workshop and camping.
Dave is survived by Nancy and his two sons, Dan (Leah) Shultz of Westlake and Tim Shultz of San Antonio, Texas; grandson, Caleb Shultz; parents, Bob and Lee Shultz of Glendale, Arizona; brother, Doug Shultz of Indianapolis, Indiana; sister, Jana (Steve) McBeth of Camarillo, California; nine nieces; and one nephew.
Friends will be received for visitation Thursday, December 27, 2012 from 5 to 8 P.M. in the Dicken Funeral Home, 323 Middle Ave., Elyria. Visitation will also be Friday, December 28, 2012 from 10 A.M. until the time of an 11 A.M. funeral service at Church of the Open Door, 43275 Telegraph Rd., Elyria. Burial will be in Brookdale Cemetery, Elyria.
Memorial contributions may be made to UH Heart and Vascular Institute Development Fund, P.O. Box 74947, Cleveland, OH 44194-4947.
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