Obituary for David Edward Symko

David Edward Symko

Birth Date: Sep. 8th, 1961
Date Passed: Nov. 23rd, 2021


David Edward Symko age 60, of Bailey, MI. died on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. David was born on Septmeber 8, 1961 in Walker, MI to the late David M. and Nancy Haarman. He married Lisa Annette (Straub) Symko on May 6, 2012 in Houghton Lake, MI. He was an avid fan of Football. He graduated from Northern University where he was a kicker for the Wildcats and went on to kick for the Canadian Football League for 3 years. He is survived by his wife Lisa A. Symko of Bailey, 2 Step Children: Andrew (Katie) Tatrow and Nichole (Norm) Greene. Grandchildren: Haleigh, Selenna, James and Logon. Step Sisters: Shelly Burgess and Christine Burgess Marrell. Brother in law: Doug (Deb) Straub and John (Leighann) Straub. Mother in law: Karen Straub. Nieces and nephews also survive. He was preceded in death by his parents, Father in law: Donald Straub. Cremation has taken place with a Memorial Service at a later date. Memorials may be directed to: Harbor Hospice. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511