David R. Brechbill, 54

APRIL 17, 1957-APRIL 2, 2012

April 03, 2012
  • Brechbill

David Russell Brechbill, 54, of 540 Michigan Drive in Falling Waters, W.Va., passed away Monday, April 2, 2012, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Wednesday, April 17, 1957, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Glenna Elaine (Miller) Brechbill of Smithsburg, Md., and the late Russell C. Brechbill.

He was a 1975 graduate of Smithsburg High School, and later graduated from Hagerstown Junior College with a mechanical engineering degree.

He began his working career at Zayre, Grove Manufacturing, Jerr Dan and the Pangborn Corp. He most recently had been employed by Newell Rubbermaid as a quality control engineer.

David loved playing cards, traveling with his wife and especially spending time with his grandchildren.

Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife of 23 years, Renee A. Brechbill; daughter, Tammi M. Staley and husband, Mark, of Hagerstown; son, W. Allen Arrington of Chesterfield, Mich.; sister, Janet B. Venneri and husband, Sam, of Middletown, Md.; brother, Daniel E. Brechbill of Smithsburg; granddaughter, Kayla N. Staley; grandson, Kade Z. Staley; granddaughter, Jordan T. Arrington; grandson, Brandon A. Arrington; and numerous nieces and nephews.


Services will be Saturday, April 7, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with the Rev. John W. Schildt officiating. Interment will be at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Friday, April 6, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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