David M. Emig, 50, of North Canton, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly the night of Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008.

He was born Sept. 14, 1958, in New Castle to Joe and Judy Baughman Emig.

David received his bachelor’s degree in business and mathematics from Westminster College and had attended Ashland University.

He was currently working as an independent contractor and realtor, and previously worked for First Energy for more than 25 years.

He was a member of the Chapel in North Canton.

Dave was a member of the Stark County Realtor’s Association.

He was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan, loved the outdoors, hunting, and especially loved family and friends.

Survivors include his wife, the former Mary Beth Presnar; sons, Andrew Emig of New Castle, an engineering student at Youngstown State University, and Paul Emig of New Castle, currently in Korea with the Army; stepchildren, Marissa Beck and Greg Beck of North Canton; parents, Judy and Joe Emig of New Castle; sister and brother-in-law, Patty and Norman Bender of New Castle; and brother and sister-in-law, John and Janet Emig of Parker, Colo.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Pamela Emig, in 1982.

Calling hours are 4 to 8 p.m. tomorrow in the Arnold Funeral Home, 1517 Market Ave., North Canton, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory, 2429 Wilmington Road.

A service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory. Pastor Dan Hanny will officiate.

The final resting place is Evergreen Cemetery.

Memorial contributions my be made to the Chapel in North Canton.


Please sign the guestbook at www.legacy.com/ncnewsonline/Obituaries.asp.

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