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"Captain Dave"

June 8, 1944 December 1, 2021
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David Charles Buckland “Captain Dave”, 77, of Elyria passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on December 1, 2021. He was born June 8, 1944 in Cranberry, WV. David worked for General Motors for 34 years, after retiring he was a charter boat Captain of the Sandy-B for 15 years. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, helping others, traveling and loved the outdoors. David was a devoted member of Sugar Ridge Baptist Church and deeply loved the Lord. Survivors include his loving wife of 60 years Sandra (nee Harmon); daughters, DeAnna Buckland, Drema (Glen) Teeple, and Joyce Plas; sons, Randolph Buckland and Steven Buckland (Ronda Rucker); grandchildren Genie (Justin) Karl, Katie Miller, Bethany (Cody) Schlusser, Adam Buckland, Dylan (Jessica) Buckland, Tony (Amanda) McAnally, Alex (Rianna)) McAnally, Andrew (Ashley) McAnally, Robert (Keota) Green, Brandie Green, Joey Buckland, Kyra Buckland, and Vaughn Buckland; 16 great grandchildren; sisters, Sharon (Ron) Komendera, and Gerri Jones; brother, Donald Buckland. He was preceded in death by his parents Randolph and Rosalie Buckland (nee Williams); brother, Randolph Buckland. Family will receive friends 10AM until time of Service at 12 PM Monday, December 6, 2021 at Sugar Ridge Baptist Church 36600 Sugar Ridge Rd., North Ridgeville, OH. 44039. Pastor Adam Hall will officiate. Burial Brookdale Cemetery (Elyria). Arrangements were entrusted to the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 440-322-4626.

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10:00 AM 12/6/2021 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 12/6/2021 12:00:00 PM
Sugar Ridge Baptist Church

36600 Sugar Ridge Rd.
North Ridgeville, OH 44039

Funeral Service 12:00 PM Monday, December 6, 2021 in the church

Sugar Ridge Baptist Church
36600 Sugar Ridge Rd. North Ridgeville 44039 OH
United States

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Brookdale Cemetery Final Resting Place

Oberlin Elyria Rd.
Elyria, OH 44035

Oberlin Elyria Rd. Elyria 44035 OH
United States

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