David W. String
David W. String of Greer, S.C. went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Friday, May 4, 2012. He was 88.
Born in Philadelphia on May 19, 1923 to the late Frank and Carrie String, he lived in the Philadelphia area until his move to Greer two years ago.
Mr. String was a World War II veteran and an active member of Trinity Bible Church.
He played an important role in the lives of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Husband of the late Ruth String, he was a godly father of Ruth Schieber (the late Paul) of Quarryville, Pa., David (Linda) of Feasterville, and Dottie Smitley (Larry) of Greer; loving grandfather of Timothy, Rebecca, Paul, Krisa, Karen, Jenny, David, Kristen, Rachel, Sarah, and Daniel; and great-grandfather of Robert, David, Julia, Loren, Sydney, Andrew, Justin, Judah and Amberlyn.
Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing from 10 to 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, May 9, followed by his funeral service at 11 a.m. at Trinity Bible Church, 1229 Newport Rd., W. Bristol, PA 19007. Interment will be in Hillside Cemetary, Roslyn. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Trinity Bible Church (above address) or The Wilds Christian Camp, 1000 Wilds Ridge Rd., Brevard, SC 28712. Fitzpatrick Funeral Home,
For many years, He and his beloved wife Ruth served faithfully in our church. You could not leave their presence without knowing how much they loved their Lord and their family. As is Ruth, Dave will be greatly missed.