Tuesday, January 22, 2019

David William Culbertson (January 13, 2019)

David William Culbertson, age 82 of Greenville, Ohio passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. He was born in Greenville, Ohio on October 14, 1936.

He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Isabel (Urban) Culbertson, 2 daughters, Lee (Dr. John) Turner and Carol (Tom) Culbertson-Attak, and 1 grandson, Matthew. Also 2 step-daughters, 4 step-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Rolla and Catherine (Irwin) Culbertson, and his 2 sisters, Catharine Skove and Dorothy Pack and his beloved dog, Rufus.

He graduated from Greenville High School and the University of Dayton with a BS in Business Administration.

He worked for over 15 years at Dayton Tire & Rubber and continued his career for many years as a pioneer in the computer science field writing software programs.

Dave was an avid golfer and longtime member of the Greenville Country Club, where he patiently taught his 2 daughters to play golf. He was the Treasurer of the Greenville Art Guild and was involved in the restoration of Memorial Hall. He also enjoyed collecting Niloak pottery, Sudoku, yard work, and dinner with his dear friends. He could often be spotted walking on Broadway with his dog, stopping for coffee or enjoying a Maid-Rite, a place he frequented since his high school days. He was also a life-long blood donor.

He will be dearly missed by his family and friends and was a kind and gentle man.

Visitation will take place at Zechar-Bailey Funeral Home, 1499 N Broadway St, Greenville, OH 45331 on Thursday, January 17, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Celebration of Life Services will be held at Zechar-Bailey Funeral Home, 1499 N Broadway St, Greenville, OH 45331 on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 10:00 AM with Father John R. White officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to State of the Heart Care, 1350 N. Broadway St., Greenville, OH 45331 or Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter, 31 W. Whipp Rd., Dayton, OH or alz.org/dayton/donate.

Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com