David T. Lekan, 74, of Hinckley, passed away peacefully Thursday, October 31, 2013, surrounded by his family. He was born January 8, 1939 to the late Edward John and Dorothy Josephine (nee Walkoviak) Lekan in Cleveland.
He was the founder of First Security Mortgage, which his children continue to operate. David loved his convertible cars, Doberman Pinchers and playing cards, but his greatest enjoyment was golfing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
David will be deeply missed by his beloved wife, Joyce (nee Atkinson) of 51 years; loving children, Pamela Lekan-Parker, David “Del” (Cheryl) Lekan, Melanie (Mark) Lekan-Alexander and Vaughn Lekan; treasured grandchildren, Karly Alexander, Morgan Parker, Adrianne Parker, Jamie Alexander, Brandon Parker, Brittany Alexander, Gavin Lekan and Sarah Lekan; siblings, Jude Lekan (deceased), Patience Baratko, John Lekan and Edward (Jake) Lekan (Virginia).
Family will receive friends Tuesday, November 5, 2013, from 4 until 7:30 P.M., at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 3300 Center Road, Brunswick 44212. A Memorial Service will follow at 7:30 P.M., at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made, in David’s memory, to HMC, 5075 Windfall Road, Medina 44256. Online Condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome