David A. Schoonover, 57, of Jacksonville passed away Monday April 17, 2023, at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. He was born September 25, 1965, in Nelsonville.
David worked as a welder. He was a member of the Jacksonville Eagles, a social member of the Jacksonville VFW and a past member of 4-H. He enjoyed hunting, riding and racing four-wheelers and dirt bikes, building race cars, listening to country music, and having a good time with family and friends. David lived life to the fullest.
He is survived by a daughter, Rachael “Raina” Schoonover of Athens; a son, David Wesley Schoonover of Chauncey; his mother, Freda L. Balch of Millfield; a sister, Gloria (Dave) Matheny of Millfield; two brothers, Daniel Schoonover and Kenneth Balch II, both of Millfield; and a special friend, Mindy Keffer of Jacksonville.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Balch.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 21, 2023, at the Morrison Funeral Chapel, Glouster–Bishopville with Rick Seiter officiating. Visitation begins at 5 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to Morrison Funeral Chapel, 6525 S. SR 78, Glouster, OH 45732 to
assist with final expenses. A message of comfort may be sent to the family at www.morrisonfc.com.