DAVID PATRICK “OZZY” MARLING 42 of Shadyside, Ohio died Wednesday September 16, 2009 at his home.
He was born March 5, 1967 in Bellaire, Ohio a son of James F. Marling and Rose Marling Grammer.
Ozzy was a Catholic by faith and an employee of the Country Club Retirement Campus in Bellaire, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by two infant children, Samuel Luke and Taylor Rae Marling and his maternal grandparents, Alice Godsell and Edward Mark Culleton and his paternal grandparents, James A. and Leona E. Marling.
Surviving are his parents, James F. Marling of Shadyside, Ohio and Rose Marling Ed Grammer of Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, one son, David Patrick Marling, II of Shayside, Ohio, two sisters, Kathleen Randy Persinger of Delmar, Delaware and Dianne Ed Good of Shadyside, Ohio and one brother, James “Bibby” Marling of Bellaire, Ohio. Also eight nieces and nephews. Melissa and Scott Persinger, Selena, Elaine and Jed Marling and Ed Mark, Emily and Austin Good and his special girl, Regan and his faithful companion, Smokey.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue on Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm. Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at the St. Mary Catholic Church in Shadyside, Ohio on Saturday at 10:30 am with Fr. Samuel R. Saprano, the Celebrant. Interment in the Greenwood Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.
Vigil services will be held on Friday at 2:30 pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Educational Trust fund for David Patrick Marling, II, c/o Belmont Savings Bank, Bellaire, Ohio 43906.
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