David J. Ferro

  • Born: August 27, 1946
  • Died: December 2, 2012
  • Location: Elyria, Ohio

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mr. David Ferro

David J. Ferro, age 66, a resident of Elyria for the past 12 years and formerly of Seven Hills, passed away December 2, 2012. He was born August 27, 1946 in Cleveland to the late Andrew and Marie (nee Fenda) Ferro.
A 1964 graduate of St. Edward High School, David served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was emplolyed as Chief of Security at Cleveland Hopkins Airport for 17 years. David was a member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Grafton and the Elyria VFW. He enjoyed working on old cars, music and spending time with his family.
Survivors include many cousins including beloved cousin, Mary (Stewart) Lovece of Brooklyn Hts. and their daughter, Katherine; dear friend, Shirley Pluta of Elyria; brother, James of Cape Coral, FL; and nephew, Brian.
Friends may call Sunday from 1-6 p.m. in the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. Services will begin in the funeral home on Monday with prayers at 8:45 a.m. and proceed to Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 708 Erie Street, Grafton, for Funeral Mass at 9:30 a.m. Fr. John Seabold will be the celebrant. Burial will follow at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman.
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to NAMI, 2012 West 25th Street #600, Cleveland, OH 44113.


Condolence & Memory Journal


I miss you everyday dear cousin. I hope that you are finally at peace the peace you so desperately searched for on earth. You are finally at home with all of our loved ones. Love you David Mary.

Posted by mary lovece - cousin   October 31, 2013

james (jim) really sorry to hear about your brother my prayers go out to you and your family may god bless you all. kevin m mahaney.

Posted by kevin m mahaney - westlake, OH - friend of brother   December 08, 2012


David is in my prayers. He was a good man and I will miss him.

Posted by Mark Shearer - Strongsville, OH - Friend   December 06, 2012

I was saddened to hear of David's passing. I choose to remember the good times we had and how he made me laugh.

Bernie & Keri Pekar

Posted by Debra Colombo    December 06, 2012

I was so sorry to learn of David's passing, although it has been many years
since I last saw him or my cousin Jimmy both my brother John Wise and
I have many fond childhood memories of him during many family get togethers with him and my Aunt Marie and Uncle Andy, my mom, Julia (was
his fathers sister and my dad Elmer.

My thoughts and prayers are with his Family and friends. May he Rest in Peace.

Cousins Janice and John Wise

Posted by Janice Supek (Wise) - Strongsville, OH - Cousin   December 06, 2012


Mary , Stewart and family, Sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. David was a kind and caring person and he had a wonderful sense of humor. He will be remembered.

Posted by Frank Krob and Carol Rhoda - N.Royalton, OH - friends   December 06, 2012