Cover photo for David R. Zettle's Obituary
David R. Zettle Profile Photo
1943 David 2023

David R. Zettle

July 17, 1943 — April 9, 2023

Ridgway

David  R. Zettle, 79, of Montmorenci Road, died on Sunday, April 9, 2023, in Wexford following a brief illness.

He was born on July 17, 1943, in Ridgway, a son of the late Clarence and Evelyn Vasbinder Zettle.

On October 15, 1966, he married the late Charlotte Anderson Zettle, who preceded him in death on July 1, 2019.

David was a graduate of Johnsonburg High School and resident of the area for many years. He served in the U.S. Army making his rank to Master Sergeant and retired in 1987. David was a tool and die maker by trade and retired from Exotic Metals in 2003. He was a member of The Ridgway Elks. He spent his free time having coffee with his friends at Joey's Bakery, going to Ridgway basketball games, and watching Johnsonburg Rams baseball.

He is survived by 1 son, Jon Zettle and his wife Toni of St. Marys, 1 daughter, Dana Jordan and her husband Chris of Ridgway, 4 grandchildren; Robert, MyKenna, Campbell, Jason, and his beloved dog, Pete.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Edward Zettle.

A Memorial Service for David R. Zettle will be held on Friday, April 14, 2023, at 11:00 AM at Krise Funeral Home, 130 Center Street, Ridgway, PA, 15853, with Pastor Erik Hart officiating.
 
Burial will follow at Maria Lutheran Cemetery.

Family and friends will be received at Krise Funeral home from 10:00 AM until the time of services.

Krise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 130 Center Street, Ridgway, PA 15853 is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be offered to the family at www.krisefuneralhome.com
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of David R. Zettle, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Gathering

Friday, April 14, 2023

10:00 - 11:00am (Eastern time)

Krise Funeral Home & Cremation Services

130 Center Street, Ridgway, PA 15853

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Memorial Service

Friday, April 14, 2023

11:00am - 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Krise Funeral Home & Cremation Services

130 Center Street, Ridgway, PA 15853

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1689

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree