David Tod

YOUNGSTOWN – David Tod, 88, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Northside Medical Center.

He was born July 10, 1925, in Youngstown, a son of Marguerite and Fred Tod Sr.

David co-founded the venture capital company Torent Inc., and was president and chairman of McDonald Steel.

During World War II, David enlisted and served in the Army Air Force

Survivors include his children, David Tod II of Hudson, Elizabeth McMillan of Orono, Minn., and William Bruce Tod of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and six grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth, a brother and three sisters.

Arrangements already have been handled by the Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home. David will be laid to rest in the family plot at Tod Homestead Cemetery Youngstown.