David R. Wiest

10/28/48 – 6/14/20

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.

– 2 Corinthians 4:18

David R. Wiest, 71, of Pisgah State Road, Shermans Dale, died unexpectedly at home on Sunday, June 14, 2020.

Born October 28, 1948 in Mechanicsburg, he was the son of the late Russell C. and Norma (Nye) Wiest.

David was a patriot and he served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.  He was a proud member of the Central Pennsylvania chapter of the 82nd Airborne.  He enjoyed spending time with his family, hunting, gardening, cooking, raising chickens, football, and baseball.

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, LuAnne (Fry) Wiest,  four daughters, Lurene (Lori) Wiest, CheraLynn Yankowski, Autumn Wiest and Kendra Gettys,  4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by two brothers, Steven Wiest and Jeffrey Wiest.


Private services, with full military honors, will be held at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annvlle, Pennsylvania.

 The Boyer Family is honored to handle the arrangements for the Wiest Family.

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