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“I worked in the Classifed Dept. for Dave at the Watertown Daily Times,and he was a great boss & friend. I knew Sue also, and worked for her part-time...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Karen Culbertson - Watertown, NY

“I knew your mom and dad from Silver Sneakers ! They were a wonderful couple!Im going to miss them! Rest In Peace Dave and Sue ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Salair - Hubert, NC

“I was so sorry to hear about this tragedy. Your Mom and Dad were a wonderful couple. I worked with your Dad at the Watertown Daily Times for several...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Barb Peck - Watertown, NY

“Dave and I worked together at the Telegraph Newspaper in Dixon, IL. back in the 80's. We became lifelong friends with Dave and Sue and went to visit...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Ed & Janet Bushman - Dixon, IL

“I worked for Dave when he was the Classified Advertising Manager at the Watertown Daily Times in Watertown, NY. I am sorry to hear of the tragic...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Gardner - Salem, OR

“Sue & Dave were great friends and fellow parishioners of Saint Mildred's Church in Swansboro NC . Remember them also from our Silver Sneakers Classes...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Margie & Brendan Feely - NC

“David was a special and caring friend to all our 59 classmates May God bring all his loved ones comfort and peace. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Judith Egts Cox - Fort Wayne, IN

“My dear cousins, the memories of Uncle Dave and Aunt Sue will always bring us all great joy. You are all held dearly in our prayers. Much love. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Cindy Hendon (Lehman) - IN

“Dearest Ron,John,Ben,Jay,Sandy and Heather,Our deepest and sincere sympathy on the sudden loss of your mom and dad. We know you are all reeling from...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“David and Suzanne Schaab family!Sincere condolences to all of you! ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Salair - Hubert, NC

DAVID MARTIN SCHAAB, 78, of Swansboro, NC, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019. He was a native and long-time resident of Fort Wayne, and spent the last 15 years in Swansboro, NC. Dave was the son of the late John E. and Helene G. Schaab. Dave graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1959. He was a member of St. Mildred's Catholic Church in Swansboro, NC. He enjoyed weekly beers with the boys, watching Xavier basketball, bicycling, but most of all he loved being a father and grandfather. He was joined in death with his loving wife, Suzanne M. Schaab, of Swansboro, NC. He is survived by his son, Ron Schaab, daughters Sandra Schaab, Heather (Nick) Payne, and sons Jon Schaab, Ben (Sheila) Schaab and Jay (Diane) Schaab; 15 beautiful grandchildren; four even more beautiful great-grandchildren; and siblings, Edward (Margaret) Schaab, William (Sally) Schaab, and Karen Saum. Service is 11 a.m. Friday, August 9, 2019, at St. Jude's Catholic Church, 2130 Pemberton Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46805 with calling one hour prior. Memorials may be made to the St Jude Children's Research Hospital in Fort Wayne, IN. To sign the online guestbook, visit