David Quentin Sayer

December 30, 1937


David Quentin Sayer, died peacefully,  Sunday June 12, 2022, at his residence.  Born in Cincinnati December 30, 1937, he graduated from Saint Mary Magdalene Grade School, Aquinas College High School, and attended The Ohio State University where he was a member of Phi Kappa Fraternity and OSU PRO Sixty.  He was a Boy Scout in Troop 416 and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving on The USS Blue (dd744) and The USS Shadwell (Lsd15) in ports on the Great Lakes, Little Creek, Rota, Hunters Point, Long Beach, and Yakusuka.   He was employed by  Buckeye Union, Continental, Home, and Kemper Insurance Companies and was  commissioned by The National Board of Boiler & Pressure Vessel Inspections.  He enjoyed growing and sharing his love of Hosta, Daylilies and Orchids .  Member of The Metropolitan Columbus Daylily Society, The Central Ohio Hosta Society, and Central Ohio Orchid Society. Y-Indian Guides Leather Lips Long House, YMCA Sailing Instructor and the Central Ohio Fellowship.   He was a former member of Saint Catharine  Catholic Church and a member of the Knights of Columbus  Council 4603 in Grove City.  Preceded in death by his children’s mother Judy Lee Epler, wife Barbara Sayer, son Timothy Sayer and granddaughter Kaylin Sayer.   Survived by sons Quentin Sayer, Michael Sayer (Suzy), and Douglas Sayer (Stacy); grandchildren Patrick (Aline), Amanda Householder (Kenneth), Tim (Yelena), Arika, Andrew, Matthew, Ryan, Nathan, and Brendan Sayer; great grandchildren Sophia, Avery, August, Anna, Pride, and Sean; special friend and companion Carol Wood and her family.   Friends may call Thursday, June 16, 2-4 and 6-8 pm at EGAN-RYAN FUNERAL HOME 403 E. BROAD ST. Prayer service 3:45 pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday 10:00 am at St. Patrick Church, 280 N. Grant Ave. Burial to follow at Jerome Township Cemetery. Friends who wish may contribute to Columbus Metropolitan Day Lilies Society.

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June 16, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Egan - Ryan Central Chapel (East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio)

June 16, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Egan - Ryan Central Chapel (East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio)

Mass of Christian Burial
June 17, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Patrick Church (N. Grant Avenue)

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