CAMPBELL, Ohio – Funeral services will be held Monday, February 13 at 9:30 a.m. at the Wasko Funeral Home and at 10:00 a.m. at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish at St. Lucy’s Catholic Church for David G. Hanisko, 73, who passed away Wednesday morning, February 8.
He was born September 8, 1943, in Campbell, Ohio the son of George and Kathryn Hatala Hanisko and was a lifelong Campbell resident.
David graduated from Campbell Memorial High School in 1961 and from drafting school in 1964.
He then went on to work as a layout designer and engineer with Wean United, Packard Electric and East-Ohio Machinery before retiring in 1998.
David served with the Army Reserve from 1964 to 1970 and was a member of American Legion Post 560.
He was a member of Christ the Good Shepherd Parish at St. Lucy Church of Campbell, where he was a councilman at St. John the Baptist Church and later a member of the St. Lucy’s Men’s Club.
David enjoyed baseball and played Industrial League slow-pitch softball, coached little league and always cheered on his New York Yankees. He loved playing with cars and was an antique car enthusiast. David restored several classic cars over his lifetime and enjoyed participated in local car cruises and being a member the Clutch Buster Car Club.
David married the love of his life, Margery Parks of Campbell, Ohio and in July of 2016, the couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
He was a devoted father to his sons, David and daughter-in-law, Marian of Ocean Springs, Mississippi and Eric and Alaina Frye of Campbell; his sisters, Marianne Janacone and Kathleen (Mark) Jaffee; brother-in-law, Richard (Dolores) Parks; sister-in-law, Linda Parks; as well as many beloved nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father and mother; parents-in-law, James and Stella Parks and brothers-in-law, Ben Janacone and James Parks.
His family and friends hold dearly to the memories of a lifetime filled with David’s smile, laughter, humor and love for everyone. He will be missed by all who knew him.
The Hanisko family has entrusted their loved one to the care of the Wasko Funeral Home and will receive family and friends on Sunday, February 12 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Visit www.waskofamily.com to view this obituary and send David’s family condolences.
A television tribute will air Monday, February 13 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.