Rev. David Russell Wenger, 75, of Ladson, husband of D. Joanne Wenger, passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Trident Medical Center.
Family and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Thursday, November 29, 2012, from 6 to 8 o’clock at First Emmanuel Baptist Church of Summerville, 10665 Dorchester Road, Summerville. Funeral service will be held on Friday, November 30, 2012, at 11 o’clock at First Emmanuel Baptist Church of Summerville. Burial will follow at Plantation Memorial Gardens, Hwy. 17-A, Moncks Corner.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607-3000.
Rev. Wenger was born September 18, 1937, in Drumore Township, PA, son of the late Samuel M. Wenger and Pearl Moore Wenger. Rev. Wenger was a graduate of Michigan State University and Bob Jones University. He served as Principal of Christian Academy of Charleston. He also served as Pastor of several churches.
Survivors, including his wife Joanne, are four sons; Dennis Wenger (Donna) of Goose Creek, D. Richard Wenger (Cheri) of Martinez, GA, Daniel Wenger (Amanda) of Bedford, VA, and Randall Wenger (Carey) of Bedford, VA, five granddaughters, two grandsons and two brothers; Richard Wenger (Karen) of Quarryville, PA, and Daniel Wenger (Lynne) of Littleton, CO. He was predeceased by two sons; Darrin Wenger and Baby Boy Wenger.