ADA - David R. Crossman, 53, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at 6 a.m., at his residence in Ada. He was born June 13, 1959, in Highland Park, Mich., to the late Donald and Helen (Tarr) Crossman. On Sept. 9, 2003, he married Kathleen J. Hogan and she survives in Ada.

David was a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Ada. He lived out the saying, "To thine own self be true."

Survivors include four sons, Rob Crossman, Brad (Miranda) Crossman, and Jeremy Crossman, all of Findlay, and Justin Crossman, of Arlington; three step-daughters, Amanda Colburn, of Ada, Amy Garlow, of Milford, Va., and Emily Passolt, of Royal Oak, Mich.; one brother, Dan (Deb) Crossman, of Honor, Mich.; two sisters, Donna Crossman, of Benzonia, Mich., and Diane Crossman, of Oxford, Mich.; and 10 grandchildren, Sydney, Savannah, Robbie, Braylon, Sawyer, Melony, Aiden, Gage, Brandon, and Evan.

It was David's wish to be cremated. Private family services will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Rita's Hospice, Lima.

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