David ‘Dave’ Shackleford


David “Dave” Patrick Shackleford, 57, of Iroquois Trail, died at 4:43 p.m. November 30, 2017, at his home.

Dave was born January 11, 1960, in Cincinnati, the son of Eugene and Betty Cleary Shackleford. He married Teresa “Teri” Lynn Hewes May 23, 1984.

He was a huge Ohio State Buckeyes fan, loved reading, traveling and spending quality time with his grandsons. Dave enjoyed going to sporting events and sharing useless knowledge and collective wisdom.

Dave was five years cancer free as of April 2017. He loved his family more than anything, especially his wife, and taught his children the meaning of unconditional love.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with Pastor Craig Muhlbach officiating. Calling will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, going toward a scholarship fund to be set up for the grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Teri; son, Bo (Deeann) Shackleford of Columbus; daughters, Beth (Jeremy) Owen of Brownstown and Sarah (Kyle) Pollert of Seymour; a sister, Donna (Henry) Faulk of Cincinnati; grandsons, Joey Shackleford, Trey Owen and Luke Pollert; and his beloved dog, Zeke.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

You are invited to view his video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.