• Born: January 5, 1939
  • Died: December 8, 2017
  • Location: Seven Hills, Ohio

A. Ripepi & Sons Funeral Homes

18149 Bagley Road
Middleburg Heights, OH 44130

Tel. (440) 260-8800

Tribute & Message From The Family

DAVID J. ROOB age 78. Passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on December 8, 2017. He is survived by his wife of 57 years Carole (nee Flory). Devoted father of Cathryn Krolikowski (Donald) and Michael Roob (Rebecca). Cherished grandfather of Mallory and Darren Krolikowski, David and Corinne Roob. Dearest son of the late Milton and Mildred (nee Olschlager) Roob.Dear brother of Theodore (deceased) (Patricia) and Daniel (Evelyn). Brother in Law of Edward Flory (Diana) and Diane Ging (Larry Wood). Dear uncle, cousin and friend of many. Past Commodore of the Edgewater Yacht Club and owner of Capricorn Building Co. and a 61 year member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. In lieu of flowers, contributions suggested to the Gathering Place or the University Hospitals Hospice. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday January 7, 2018 at 4:00 PM with family and friends gathering from 2 – 4 PM at the A. RIPEPI AND SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, OH 44130 (West of I-71)



Condolence & Memory Journal

David will be missed as our dock mate at EYC! Sail on sailor!

Posted by Eileen and Peter Dixon - Lakewood, OH - friend   May 27, 2018

Dear Cathy and Don,

Sorry to hear of your loss. Your Dad will be missed by many. Extending our condolences to all of you and other family and friends.


Posted by Carol and Bill Schartman - Parma, OH   December 31, 2017

Carole, I am so sorry to hear of your husband's passing. You and your family will remain in my prayers.
Cathi Reiman

Posted by Cathi Reiman - Friend   December 29, 2017

We are sad to hear the news of Dave's passing. We will celebrate all of the memories and happy times that we have shared. Darla Lahham and Family

Posted by Darla Lahham - Westlake, OH - Family   December 28, 2017

I am so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. My condolences - he was such an incredibly kind person

Posted by Anne Rusnak - Lakewood, OH - Acquaintance   December 14, 2017

So sorry to hear of your husband's passing. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.
Karen Subotnik

Posted by A friend   December 11, 2017

Dear Carole and family, We are so sorry for your loss of Dave. You and your family are in our prayers. Lou and Barb Kunkel

Posted by Lou Kunkel - Seven Hills, OH   December 11, 2017