top banner

Obituary Listings

David E. Seel

July 9, 1950 September 10, 2021
David E. Seel
There are condolences waiting approval on David's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of David

An environmentally friendly option
2 trees planted in memory of David E. Seel
Obituary for David E. Seel

David E. Seel, 71, of Grafton passed away Friday, September 10, 2021 at University Hospital Elyria Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born July 9, 1950 in Jackson, Ohio. David enjoyed working on cars, spending time with family especially the grandchildren while attending their sporting events. David touched many lives and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Survivors include his wife of 23 years Ruth (nee De Long); daughters, Heidi (Jose) Matias, Heather Seel, and Candace (Justin) Bean; son, Matthew (Sabrina) Seel; grandchildren, Brittney (Matt) Wolfe, Brianna (Nate) Cyrus, Jaedon Matias, Zach Seel and Tori Seel; great-grandchildren, Coen Wolfe, Liam Cyrus, and Hadlee Cyrus; sister, Ruth Conrad; brothers, Fred Sr. (Vi), Charles “Chuck” Jr., Raymond (Sandy); many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Seel Sr. and Elizabeth (nee Drake); sister, Elizabeth “Libby” Gump. Family will receive friends from 5 PM until time of service at 7PM Thursday, September 16, 2021 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria 440-322-4626. Burial Private. In lieu of flowers family suggests those who wish may make donations in David’s name to the Friendship APL 8303 Murray Ridge Rd. Elyria, OH. 44035. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

To plant a tree in memory of David E. Seel, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events





5:00 PM 9/16/2021 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 9/16/2021 7:00:00 PM
Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home

38475 Chestnut Ridge
Elyria, OH 44035

Funeral Services 7:00 PM Thursday, September 16, 2021 in the funeral home

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Elyria 44035 OH
United States

Cemetery Details


Private Final Resting Place
United States

Memorial Contribution

Friendship Animal Protective League 8303 North Murray Ridge Rd. Elyria, OH. 44035


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.