David Leonard Parker, age 58, of Defiance, Ohio passed away at home on Sunday, December 18, 2016.” He was born on November 6, 1958 in Toledo, Ohio to Frank and Bernadine (Murin) Parker. He liked talking and watching any sports. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers and Pirates fan and could tell numerous statistics about the teams. He loved fishing and music and did exceptionally well in playing the guitar, drawing and writing poems. He worked as a handy man in painting, carpentry and roofing. The last 10 years he lived in Defiance Ohio. We will always remember his quick wit and humor. Although a private sort of guy, he loved his family and spending time with them. ” Dave is survived by his father Frank; siblings, Ronald (Marsha); Diane Dunmeade; Lori (Thomas) Marsh and many nieces and nephews.” In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his brother, Timothy and brother-in-law, Joseph Dunmeade. Services will be held on January 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 4605 St. Anthony Road, Temperance, Michigan.” Interment will be private at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Temperance, Michigan.” Memorial contributions may be made to Racing for Recovery, 6202 Trust Drive, Holland, Ohio 43528.” Online condolences may be shared at toledocremation.com.