Charles D. Salyer

August 09, 1952 - May 21, 2020

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Charles David Salyer, 67, of Avilla died Thursday, May 21, 2020 at his residence.

He was born August 9, 1952, in Bristol, Virginia, to Charles E. and Arzella (Carr) Salyer. They preceded him in death.

On April 16, 1988, in Burgoon, Ohio, he married Nancy Cooner.

He moved to this area in 1991, coming from Ohio.

Mr. Salyer retired as a manufacturing supervisor.

Charles enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving are his wife, Nancy Salyer of Avilla; a daughter, Connie Jean Salyer of Ohio; a son, David (Kelly) Salyer of Ohio; a stepdaughter, Lynn (Phillip) Farrar of Ohio; a stepson, Carl “Todd” (Tina) Earhart, Jr. of Florida; and several grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by a sister, Nancy Metzger.

Graveside services will be at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Clyde, Ohio.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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John Bender
June 3rd, 2020 1:02pm

A great neighbor and outdoorsman. Loved exchanging hunting and fishing stories with him. We were so very happy when he and Nancy adopted that orphan dog.

Todd, Sandi and Molly Fortman
May 30th, 2020 12:23am
Avilla Indiana

So sorry for your loss. Dave will be greatly missed. Nice to have such great neighbors.

Jim Osborne
May 28th, 2020 4:14pm

David was my first cousin. His dad and my mom, Bea were brother and sister. . A quiet, kind soul David was.

Jenn Applegate & Dan Blevins
May 25th, 2020 10:41pm
Newark, Ohio

Lynn and Carl we are so very sorry for your loss.

Luanne Kammerer
May 25th, 2020 4:34pm

Sorry for your lost Nancy

Eva At youth Hunt
May 24th, 2020 7:09am

Deepest sympathy on the passing of my First cousin.. We had a lot of memories growing up.Wish we could have seen more of one another.