David Edwin Strohm, 77, of Middletown, passed away on Thursday, October 9, at Community General Osteopathic Hospital, Harrisburg.
Born in Tyrone, he was the husband of the late Dorothy Doehne Strohm who passed away in 2006. He was the son of the late Thomas William and Margaret Caldwell Strohm.
David graduated from Tyrone High School, Class of 1955, attended Penn State University, and graduated from Hartford Aeronautical School in Hartford, Conn.; retired after 35 years of employment with Trans World Airlines Incorporated; he was a member of St. Michael’s and All Angels Church in Middletown; and he enjoyed his membership with the Sons of the American Revolution Harris Ferry Chapter. He will be remembered for his humor, kindness, and thoughtfulness.
He was preceded in death by his daughter Susan “Susie” Lee Armold who passed away in 2001.
He is survived by his son Thomas F. Strohm, with whom he resided; a sister Nancy Strohm Lenker of Camp Hill; two grandchildren Olivia Lee and Jeremy Thomas Lee, both of Hershey; two nieces and two nephews and their extended family; four favorite cousins; and a beloved friend, Janice M. Reid, Camp Hill.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend David’s Life Celebration Memorial Service at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 15, at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 4620 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, with the Rev. William Alford officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church following the service.
Private interment will be held on Thursday at East Lawn Cemetery, Tyrone.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Middletown Public Library, 20 N. Catherine St., Middletown, PA 17057 or to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements by Coble-Reber Life Celebration Home, Middletown.