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Monday November 1st, 2021
3:30pm - 4:30pm

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David R. Eyler

David R. Eyler, age 74, of Eaton, OH passed away Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at Reid Hospital in Richmond, IN after a lengthy illness.  He was born March 22, 1947 in Richmond, IN to the late Vernon W. and Pauline M. (Valiquette) Eyler.  David was a 1965 graduate of Eaton High School; was a U.S. Army Veteran; and was a highway and bridge project inspector for ODOT.  He was a member of Visitation Catholic Church; and past member of the Eaton Country Club.  He was an avid golfer, Ohio State and Cleveland Browns football fan; made frequent trips to Las Vegas, Belterra and Grand Victoria casinos and to various golf resorts.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his oldest brother Tom Eyler; and nephew Jim Eyler.  He is survived by his sister Beth (Joe) Pater of Kingston, Ontario, Canada; brother Gene (Connie) Eyler of Eaton, OH; sister Janie (Rich) Adrian of Huntington, NY; sister Kathryn Eyler of Los Angeles, CA; sister-in-law Joy Eyler of Pleasant Hill, OH; and numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.  Visitation will be held on Monday, November 1, 2021 from 3:30 pm until time of funeral service at 4:30 pm at the Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH with Father David Doseck officiating.  The family would like to request masks be worn at the funeral home during visitation and service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Humane Society of Preble County, PO Box 72, Eaton, OH 45320. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Enjoyed working w/Dave @ ODOT in Construction years ago. He would always start thinking about what he wanted for lunch @ 10! He & Dave Eby were Inspectors for Paul Mowen for years. So sorry for your loss .My sincere sympathy to the entire Eyler Familly.

Shirley Wright Nov 2 2021 12:00 AM

Our sincere sympathy to the Eyler family. When we think of David, we think of casinos, golf (Jon has many stories of golf with David),and he was always laughing about something, love of burnt hamburgers, and his finger pecking when trying to type on the computer!! He was such a nice, easy going guy, and will be missed. So sorry for your loss.

Jon & Jone Rauschenbach Nov 2 2021 12:00 AM

Dave was a great person and one of the best neighbors I have ever had. He treated my brother and I like family and loved our dog Snoopy. He will be truly missed. Sorry for your loss.

Josh Nov 1 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Eyler

Josh Nov 1 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry to read this my heart breaks for you. Sending prayers and thoughts

Kathy Butterfield Oct 30 2021 12:00 AM

Sympathy and prayers

Sharon Kramer Oct 30 2021 12:00 AM

Remembering my classmate Dave and sending my sympathies to his family. Chris Deacon

Chris Deacon Oct 29 2021 12:00 AM

My sadness is shared with all the Eylers. Many good memories of fun times spent long ago with Dave growing up through high school. Lots of golfing and goofing around. Many good times spent in the Eyler house on South Barron Street.

David Moysey Oct 29 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss

Sharon Schuesler Oct 29 2021 12:00 AM

From Anne and Jim Zettler and family

Anne Zettler Oct 29 2021 12:00 AM

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