David W. "Dave" Seabrook

December 1, 1938 - February 19, 2021
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David W. Seabrook, 82 of New Philadelphia, passed away Friday, February 19, 2021, surrounded by family.

Dave was born December 1, 1938, in New Philadelphia to the late William and Virginia (Ellwood) Seabrook.  Dave married the former Jeannette Bertolini June 20, 1959.

Dave was a 1956 graduate of New Philadelphia…

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David W. Seabrook, 82 of New Philadelphia, passed away Friday, February 19, 2021, surrounded by family.

Dave was born December 1, 1938, in New Philadelphia to the late William and Virginia (Ellwood) Seabrook.  Dave married the former Jeannette Bertolini June 20, 1959.

Dave was a 1956 graduate of New Philadelphia High School and continued his formal education at Muskingum College.  He played football in high school and college.

Dave worked as a fireman for almost 29 years in New Philadelphia and retired to work at the Oak Shadows Golf Course for 18 years.

Dave will be deeply missed by his family including his wife, Jeannette; daughters, Mary Ellen (Fred) Padro, Becky (Greg) Allison, and Beth Seabrook; 4 grandchildren, Kathy (Brandon) Lands, Carie (Ben) Dietz, Megan (Bob) Conrad, and David Padro; 6 great-grandchildren, Audrey and Noah Lands, Sam and Julia Dietz and Emma and William Conrad; sister, Ellen (Ray) Rank; brother, Steve (Ellen) Seabrook; sisters-in-law, Shirley Seabrook and Gloria deMello. Several nieces, nephews, and friends complete the family.

In addition to his parents, Dave was preceded in passing by his in-laws, Rudy and Wilma Bertolini; brother, Jerry Seabrook; brother-in-law, Frank DeMello; niece, Kathy DeMello; and grand-dog, Dexter.

Visitation will be held Saturday, February 27 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia. Pastor Brian Flood will officiate a service celebrating Dave’s life beginning at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.

Memorial contributions in Dave’s memory may be directed to either Community Hospice Truman House, 716 Commercial Ave SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663 or The Quaker Foundation, PO Box 627, New Philadelphia.

The six-foot rule will be honored and all guests are required to wear a mask to enter the funeral home. For the safety of everyone, and to allow other guests to pay their respects, we politely ask that visitors do not linger in the funeral home and to promptly exit the building after greeting the family.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, February 27, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm

End Time: 3:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Saturday, February 27, 2021

Time: 3:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Quaker Foundation

P.O. Box 627
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

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Born: December 1, 1938
Died: February 19, 2021

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Andrea and Matt Gymer posted on 2/27/21

We are so sorry for your loss. Sending the whole family lots of love.

 

Diane and Erin Beggrow posted on 2/27/21

Our deepest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

 

Tina L. Bare posted on 2/25/21

I am so sorry to hear of your loss - My thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Seabrook's entire family. God bless you all and I pray you find comfort and peace with each other during these difficult times. My love to all. Tina

 

Mr. & Mrs.Charles Haugh posted on 2/25/21

Dear Jeannette and family We wish to express our deepest sadness at the news of Daves passing. If we can help in any way please let us know.

 

Lyle & Michelle Tope posted on 2/25/21

Mary Ellen & Family, We were saddened to see the passing of Dave. A great guy whom I had the privilege to get to know with the City of N.P. Always ready to help if needed. God Bless & know our prayers are with you, your family & Dad.

 

Laurie Burrell posted on 2/24/21

Dear Maryellen and Family, so sorry to hear about your Dad. He was a Wonderful man. always loved Him. Love Laurie (Burrell) and Alan Grewell.

 

Marvin Davis posted on 2/22/21

So sorry to hear about Dave. Prayers for the family! Marvin and Cindy

 

Dave and Barb Shepherd posted on 2/22/21

To Jeannette, Mary Ellen, Becky, Beth and all family members, we send our deepest sympathies. He made the reunions memorable and fun for all of us. We will miss Dave, his smile, his laugh and his helpful manner. Dave and Barb Shepherd

 

Brad Sayre posted on 2/22/21

Always enjoy talking with Dave from family reunions to the Oak Shadows Golf Course.will be sadly missed.

 

Kenneth Metzger posted on 2/22/21

I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you peace in this difficult time. Sending prayers for your family. Kenny and Julie

 

Glenn Youngen posted on 2/22/21

So sorry for your loss. Dave was a true Quaker and a devoted family man.it was my privilege to have known him. Hugs to all, especially to my former student Becky.

 

Linda Hildebrand posted on 2/21/21

Becky & Greg Our deepest sympathy to you & your family. May your many memories be a blessing. Bill & Linda Hildebrand

 

Judy Schrock posted on 2/21/21

To Dave's family, Remembering Dave from the old Southside in New Phila when it was a lot less populated than it is now. He was one of the great guys. I know he will be greatly missed but long remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. Deepest sympathy, Judy Adams Schrock

 

Mike Gunther posted on 2/21/21

I always enjoyed talking with Dave...I will remember him as a guy who always had a smile, an opinion, and a sense of humor...so sorry for your loss.

 

Carolyn Vaughn posted on 2/21/21

Dear Jeanette and Family, I am so very sorry to learn of Dave's passing, he was a great man and Fire fighter....Thinking of you with good thoughts and care...You have my sincere sympathy... Carolyn Vaughn

 

Jo Ann Guy posted on 2/21/21

Met Dave a few times...Worked with Jeannette at Lauren. Prayers Love and Hugs for You and Family! Jo Ann And Larry Guy

 

Anna Wise posted on 2/20/21

Jeannette and family, what a wonderful guy you had in your life. Hugs and prayers to all of you!?

 

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