David T. Hauck, 58, of Ephrata, passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019, at home.
He was born in Smithtown, NY to the late Arthur J. and Jean E. (Mehr) Hauck.
David was a an electrical mechanic. He enjoyed traveling, scuba diving and cooking out on his grill. He was a veteran of the US Navy serving on the USS Preble. He was a member of the Lodge B.P.O. Elks #1933, Ephrata Amvets Post #336, Cocalico Post #3376 VFW and Lititz Springs Post #463. He was also a member of the IOOB Sportsmen's Club, Chapter 358, where he enjoyed shooting blocks. He recently had a passion to help veterans in need.
David is survived by seven siblings, Susan Rote of Ephrata, Sharon Kauffman of MO, Arthur Hauck, Jr. of Denver, Timothy Hauck of Lititz, Laurie Hawkins of Lititz, Gary White of CA, Bear White of FL; a step-mother, Bonnie Hauck of Lititz and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Eileen Myers and Sandy Smith.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Stradling Funeral Home, 30 North Ninth Street, Akron, following a brief memorial service at 1:00 PM. Interment will take place on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 11:30 AM at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.
Kindly omit flowers.
If desired, memorial contributions in David's memory may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, 301 Grant St., Suite 900, Pittsburgh, PA, 15219 or a veteran centered charity of your choice.
Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at stradlingfuneralhome.com.