David C. Schwantes, 68, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at his home in Nineveh.
Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Schwantes; four children, Renee and Mark (Lindsey) Schwantes, both of Louisville, Ky., Steven (Tessa) Schwantes of Davenport, Iowa, and Christopher (Cassandra) Schwantes of Athens, Texas; a stepson, Matthew Lewellen of Columbus; two sisters, Nancy Schultheis of Lincoln, Neb., and Sue Dixon of Clarksville; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph H. and Elizabeth Baumann Schwantes; and a son, Todd Schwantes.
Cremation is planned. A gathering of family and friends will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, 4205 Jonathan Moore Pike, Columbus.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Health Hospice, in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.barkesweaverglick.com.