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David  H. Thum

Obituary for David H. Thum

July 6, 1960 - August 16, 2019
Avon Lake, Ohio | Age 59

Loving Husband, Father, Son, Brother and Friend to Many


David H. Thum, 59, of Avon Lake, passed away after a two year courageous battle with cancer on Friday, August 16, 2019. He was born on July 6, 1960 to Harlow and Phyllis (nee Rodenbo) in Alma, MI.
David graduated with a bachelor's degree from Indiana State. He was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha. He has worked for the last 20 years for B. Braun Medical as a Sales Representative.
He loved his time coaching T-Ball and coached pitching. He served as a Scout Master for his local Boy Scout Troop.
David is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Patti (nee Schwenkler); children Alex, Kaitlyn and Nick; mother Phyllis (nee Rodenbo) Thum; sisters LeAnn (Tom) Lindemann and Lori (Mike) Hollaway; and 6 nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his father Harlow Thum.
Memorial contributions may be made in David's name to the Kidney Cancer Association 1275 York Ave., New York, NY 10065 or the American Cancer Society 20470 Lorain Rd., Cleveland, OH 44126.
Family will receive friends on Monday, August 19th from 4-8 pm at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 163 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, August 20th at 11 am at the Bay United Methodist Church, 29931 Lake Rd., Bay Village. Reverend Jonathan McCleery will officiate.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Kidney Cancer Association
    1275 York Ave.
    New York, NY 10065
  • American Cancer Society
    20470 Lorain Rd.
    Cleveland, OH 44126

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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

163 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
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