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David Ressler

David Ivan Ressler

Saturday, November 6th, 1948 - Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
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David Ivan Ressler, 71, of New Holland, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at Fairmount Homes.

He was born in Lancaster to the late Ivan and Ruth (Herr) Ressler and was the husband of Ellen H. (Habegger) Ressler with whom he shared 37 years of marriage.

David worked in the engineering department at the former Sperry New Holland and also in the air testing lab at Eurofins (Lancaster Labs). He was a US Army veteran serving during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed traveling and cars, especially street rods and cycles.

In addition to his wife, David is survived by a son, Timothy, wife of Christy Ressler of Sarasota, FL.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the Akron Mennonite Church, 1311 Diamond Street, Akron, followed by a memorial service at 2:00 PM with Pastor Brian Gring officiating. Interment will be private.

If desired, memorial contributions in David's memory may be made to Hospice and Community Care, P. O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA, 17604.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Akron Mennonite Church
    1311 Diamond Street
    Akron, PA 17501
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 2:00pm
    Akron Mennonite Church
    1311 Diamond Street
    Akron, PA 17501
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    private at the convenience of the family
    Address not given


Donations are being accepted for: Hospice & Community Care-Lancaster.


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Kristin Wise

Posted at 03:55pm
With deepest sympathy for your family, Florence SInclair

Barbara Posted at 11:12am

Ellen, so sorry to hear about your husband. Take care, Barb Hess Brubaker

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