David John Canavan

April 2, 1949 ~ July 27, 2020 (age 71)


David Canavan 71, passed away July 27, 2020. Born on April 2, 1949 to Donald E. and Meryl Canavan. He grew up at Meadowbrook Lake in Stow.

David was a graduate of Stow High School and served in the U.S. Air Force. He loved Cleveland Indian’s baseball and Browns Football. David was a beautiful loving soul who always put family first!

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Donald.

David is survived by his wife, June; daughters, Nicole (Dan) Crafton, Corinne (Chris) Brown, Patricia Schaefer; son, Butch (Heather Beaird) Joseph; brothers, Jim (Barb) Canavan and Joel Canavan; nine grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren who he adored. He also leaves multitude of cousins, nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Dad was truly a walking miracle. He fought through so much the past 10 years and now is complete and whole.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Acker – Moore Post VFW 4738, 3733 Fishcreek Road, Stow, OH 44224

A private service will be held at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.

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Private Interment


Acker Moore VFW Post #4738
3733 Fishcreek Road, Stow OH 44224

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