David Lee Estep

Feb 23, 1958 - Aug 2, 2013

Feb. 23, 1958 — Aug. 2, 2013

NORWALK, Ohio — David Lee Estep, 55, of Norwalk, Ohio, went to rest Friday, August 2, 2013 in his home, surrounded by his loving family.

He was born February 23rd, 1958 in Bellevue, Ohio, and lived in this area his entire life. Dave worked for Chapin and Chapin of Norwalk, Ohio for many years through the Ohio Contractors Association. He was also employed at Norwalk Raceway Park as the Facility Manager, at Pro-Power Equipment of Bellevue, Ohio, as the General Manager and worked most recently as an Operator for Schwerman Trucking Company of Toledo, Ohio. Dave enjoyed spending time in his garage working on vehicles, home improvements, and general tinkering. He also enjoyed perfecting his lawn, riding his motorcycle, watching NASCAR, and listening to country music on the radio. Most of all Dave enjoyed going to his son's sporting events and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Mary T. (Reineck) Estep of Norwalk, Ohio, by his sons, Alan L. Estep of Vienna, West Virginia, Andrew J. Estep of Norwalk, Ohio, and Christopher M. Estep of Amherst, Ohio, by his mother and step father, Kathleen (Heston) and Donald Holzwart of Olena, Ohio, by his brother, William A. Estep of Olena, Ohio, and by several nieces and nephews.

Dave was preceded in death by his father, Harold L. Estep in 1969, by his maternal grandparents, Jennie and Rexford Heston, and by his paternal grandparents, Gifford and Zelfa Estep.

Friends may call on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Norwalk, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 West Perkins Avenue, Sandusky, Ohio 44870 or to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.