Obituary of David A. Lynch
David A. “Poppy” Lynch, age 73, of Odessa, NY, entered unto rest on Wednesday, July 26th, 2023 at Schuyler Hospital.
David was born in Ithaca, NY on May 18th, 1950, the son of the late Herman and Esther Lynch. He married Suzanne Michener on July 29th, 1988 in Cayutaville. He was a salesman, driver and cooler man for Pepsi from 1969 to 2017 and for Dandy Mini Mart from 2017 to the present. David was a hardworking family man, and loved spending time with his grandchildren and grilling.
David is survived by his loving wife of 35 years, Suzanne (Michener) Lynch; daughters, Jennifer (Ray) Hubbell of Enfield, Cassandra (Justin) Dunlop of Tyrone, Samantha (Barry) Scott of Millport, and Sheena (Robert) Kio of Watkins Glen; sons, David (Wanda) Lynch of Thomasville, NC and Christopher (Jolinda) Lynch of Cayutaville; 31 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; sisters, Sharron (Lynch) Tuttle and Kathy (Lynch) Allis; as well as, several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, David was predeceased by his sister, Constance (Lynch) Auble; brothers, Herman B. Lynch Jr., Michael Lynch and Robert E. Lynch and nephew , Earl “Boo” Tuttle Jr. all of Ithaca-Enfield.
Friends and family may call from 4pm to 7pm on Friday, August 18th, 2023 at Haughey-Wood & Zinger Funeral Home, 119 5th St., Watkins Glen, NY 14891. A celebration of David’s life will be held at 2pm on Saturday, August 19th, 2023 at the Lynch home, 209 Speedway, Odessa, NY 14869. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692. Memories of David may be shared with his family and friends at haugheywoodzinger.com