David L. Fogel 71, of Nazareth gained his wings peacefully on January 7 2023, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Elaine (Lerch) Fogel for 48 years. Born in Easton, he was the son of the late Walter and AnnaMae Fogel.
Dave was an Employee of Einfalt Recycling & Salvage in Stockertown, where he was a truck driver for more than 40 years before retiring. He was a member of Stockertown Rod and Gun Club and Safety First Volunteer Fire Company. Dave was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed his retirement watching Nascar and spending time with his loving family.
Dave is survived by his wife Elaine at home in Nazareth. Sister Judy Jones and companion Jim of Walnutport, Brother Keith Fogel and his wife Sheila of Walnutport, Sister Valerie Snyder of Nazareth. Sons Shawn Lerch and his wife Rene' of Wilson and David Jr. of Lehighton. Granddaughter Sabrina Lerch and Great Granddaughter Annissa of Wilson. And many nieces and nephews. Brother in law Ryan Lerch of Windgap and Sister in law Judy Faur and her husband Michael of Wilson. Dave was predeceased by brothers Dixie Fogel, Bob Fogel, Boot Fogel, Larry Fogel, Jeff Fogel and Fred Fogel. Nephews Cha Fogel, Windy Fogel, Waynie DeRohn and Danial "Boonie" LaBarre.
Services will be private.
In lieu of flowers. Donations can be made and would be greatly appreciated to The Center of Animal Health and Welfare 1165 Island Park Rd Easton Pa in Dave's memory.