- Local Guide
David C. Royse, 20, of Celina, died on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima, where he had been hospitalized since a drowning incident at the Eastview Park pond in Celina on May 29.
He was born on Aug. 13, 1991, in St. Marys, to Lori Studer, who survives in Celina, and Steven Royse, who survives in Vandalia.
He is survived by four brothers, Dustin Royse of Celina, Zack Reis of Celina, Steven Royse Jr. of Houston and Matt Royse of Indian Lake; two sisters, Katie Reis of Celina and Kristin Roark of Dayton; his paternal grandmother; his maternal grandparents.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at W. H. Dick & Sons - Hellwarth Funeral Home in Celina, with the Rev. Clifford Rice officiating.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Condolences may be left at DickAndSonsHellwarthfh.com.