ALLIANCE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – David Lee Pennell, age 58 of Alliance, passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Aultman Hospital in Canton, Ohio.
He was born May 30, 1963 to the late Clyde Pennell and Doris Marie Parson.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by daughter, Lisa Marie Pennell and brother, Bill Pennell.
He is survived by his wife, Diana Renee (Paine) Pennell, whom he married December 9, 1994; son, Christopher Pennell; brothers, Larry (Mary Ann) Pennell, Greg Pennell and Les Pennell and sister-in-law, Lois Pennell; special friends, the Case family, Julianna, Janice and Ted Goshorn, Wanda Phillips and Tim Thompson.
David was a hard working man. He served for nine years as a sergeant in the United States Marine Corps serving in the Grenada invasion. He was involved in the Marine Corps 1983 Beirut Barracks bombing. He was very proud of serving his country.
He was a retired Fed-Ex driver.
He was a member of the American Legion.
He was good at fixing things around the house and liked to do it right the first time. He was an avid Cleveland Browns fan. Family was very important to him. He adored his son, Christopher and the family puppers, Duke.
He served our country well, now he can rest in peace.
Per his request no public services will be held and cremation will take place. Friends and family may share their online condolences at www.deansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Dean’s Funeral Home Sebring, Ohio.
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A television tribute will air Thursday, September 23 at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. on WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.