DAVID COLE age 73 of Berea, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2022. He was born September 16, 1948 in Middletown, Ohio to the late Betty (nee Green) and Ernest Cole. He was the beloved husband of Eva J. (nee Stapleton) Cole; loving father of David M. (Robin) Cole and Angela L. (Tim) Fischer; dear brother of Richard L. (Mark J. Powell) Cole, Marcia J. (Bob) Morton, Gloria J. Gisewite, and the late Ronald Dean Cole; uncle of Lisa (Shawn) Messmore, Bridgette (James) Hazelett, Jessica (Carl Beck) Gisewite, Jerrica (Chris) Williamson, Heather S. Hitte, and Sarah E. Rains; son-in-law of Kyla M. Robertson; brother-in-law of Vicky (Steve) Rains.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Berea Animal Rescue Fund, 10015 E River Rd, Columbia Station, OH 44028 (www.bereaanimalrescue.com) or to the UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital (www.uhgiving.org).
Closing prayer service 4:00 PM Saturday, June 11, 2022. Private family interment will be held on Monday at Germantown Union Cemetery.
Friends received SATURDAY 1-4 PM at the A. RIPEPI AND SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST OF I-71).