David A. Schuchart
10/20/1945 - 04/05/2020

David A. Schuchart, 74, of McSherrystown, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at his home with his family by his side. He was the husband of Deborah H. (Workman) Schuchart, with whom he shared 50 years of marriage. Born October 20, 1945 in Hanover, he was the son of the late Adrian and Mary (Fuller) Schuchart.Dave was the owner-operator of Schuchart’s Locksmith Service in McSherrystown. He was a member of the McSherrystown Home Assoc., Goofy’s of McSherrystown, McSherrystown Moose and McSherrystown Fish & Game Assoc. Surviving in addition to his wife are two children, Kimberley Schuchart of New Oxford and S. David Schuchart and wife Maria Rogalla of Philadelphia; four grandchildren, Britnee Reese and her husband Tyler, Madison Thornton, Sasha Schuchart and Mykala Thornton; a great-granddaughter, Payton Reese; seven siblings, Vonnie Eisenberger, Patricia Kress, Loretta Fischer, Barbara Weaver, Thomas Schuchart, Monica Wright and Kathleen McLane. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Tonya Thornton; and three siblings, Rosalie Ritzie, Geraldine Bowers and Kenneth Schuchart. Dave has donated his body to Humanity Gifts Registry for research. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Murphy Funeral Home, McSherrystown has been entrusted with the arrangements. Contributions in memory of Dave may be made to Hospice & Community Care, 685 Good Drive, Lancaster, PA 17604. 

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Posted at:04/07/2020 11:11 am
Monica n Steve Wright
Sorry for your loss. Dave was a great brother.i will remember all the fun we had at the corn bakes. You sure had a great touch with all your nieces n nephews that you would make all of them cry when you came around. Haha. When you would come over Frisky would go crazy. You will greatly missed. Love you.

Posted at:04/07/2020 12:12 pm
Regina shriner
My condolences to the family. He will be missed. Always will remember how kind, thoughtful and generous he was and that wonderful sense of humor will be very missed.

Posted at:04/07/2020 9:09 pm
I met dear "Schuie" on construction sites. Being a locksmith, I would shoot the bull with Schuie. He would lend me a drill bit or I'd lend him an extension cord. We shared common ground and always got along like old friends. Then when he bought his Yamaha motorcycle, we talked even more since I had the same bike. Schuie was a humble man yet a great man. He loved his family and friends, and he touched many lives. I was glad to know him. Sorry for your loss...

Posted at:04/08/2020 7:07 pm
Neil and Jennifer Schuchart

Posted at:05/28/2020 5:05 pm
Stella (Topper) Wulf
RIP, David. My condolences to his family. Classmate from class of '64

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