Eric David Surace, 26, of Twinsburg, formerly of Hudson, died Friday, June 6, 2014.

Mr. Surace was the beloved son of Laura (Gary) Lombardo and Gary (Ralph Hunt) Surace; loving brother of Lauren Surace; dearest grandson of Shirley and the late Andrew Kaczur and the late Ruth and Anthony Surace; dearest uncle of Preston; and dear cousin of many.

Mr. Surace immersed himself in his family, his friends and his love of nature, recently placing 20th in the nation in Colorado at the PLANET competition. He placed first in all our hearts.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Akron Food Bank.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, June 10, 2014, from 5-8 p.m. at Christ Community Chapel Hudson Campus, 750 W. Streetsboro St., Hudson, OH, where a funeral service will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. Interment All Saints Cemetery.

Arrangements by Johnson-Romito Funeral Home in Hudson. More information at