DAVID E. ROHRBACH JR.

DAVID E. ROHRBACH JR., 57, OF BOYERTOWN Dave Rohrbach, 57, of Boyertown, passed away on October 4, 2011 at the Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Linda Ruth (Nester) Rohrbach. Together they shared 38 years of marriage. He was born in Reading, on October 12, 1953 and was the son of David Earl Rohrbach, Sr. and Minerva L. (Pletz) Rohrbach.. Dave was a 1971 graduate of Pottsgrove High School and a 1975 graduate of Penn State University. Dave was Laboratory Manager at Quest Diagnostics, formally Omega Medical Laboratory of Wyomissing. Dave's biggest love was spending time with his wife and son. Dave was a very loving and supporting husband and father. He was a proud Penn State Alumni and an avid Penn State football fan. He loved visiting Ocean City, MD with his family. During his spare time he enjoyed gardening. Everyone who knew him treasured his great sense of humor. Surviving along with his wife and parents is a son, Timothy D. Rohrbach; a sister, Deborah Sparks, wife of Ralph Sparks, and six nephews. A funeral service will be celebrated on Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, 45 North Reading Ave., Boyertown, PA 19512, with Rev. John G. Pearson officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown PA. Visitation will be held Saturday from 10:00-11:15 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dave's memory to St. John's Lutheran Church at the address mentioned above or to Penn State University, Office of Donor Services, 1 Old Main, University Park, PA 16802 marked for Eberly College of Science. View obituaries or send condolences at www.catagnusfuneralhomes.com

Published in The Mercury on Oct. 7, 2011