Duval D. “Denny” Dressler, 79, of Mechanicsburg, passed away at 3:28 PM on Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
Born on April 5, 1943 in Delaware Township, Juniata Co., he is the son of the late Leroy A. and Florence Irene (Rusho) Dressler.
On March 22, 1980 in Enola, PA, he married his late wife, Cherie E. (Rohrbaugh) Dressler with whom she was blessed to share over 40 years of marriage before her passing on August 14, 2020.
He is survived by: his children, Darlene D. Dunn and her husband James of East Bend, NC, Clayton D. Dressler and his wife Kim of Palmyra, Allen L. Paulus and his wife Lynda of Sorrento, LA, and Brian E. Paulus and his wife Melissa of Six Mile, SC; eleven grandchildren, Hannah Dunn, Brayden Dressler, Danton Dressler, Liam Thomas, Kendra Paulus, Jennifer Paulus, Sean Paulus, Jeremy Paulus, Noah Paulus, Adalissa Paulus, and Miriam Paulus; one great grandson, Ellis Lemoine; one sister, Gloria Jean Kepner and husband Richard of Thompsontown; and many generations of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Lowell Dressler and a brother in infancy.
Mr. Dressler was a 1961 graduate of Juniata Joint High School in Mifflintown and a 1963 graduate of Thompson Business Institute in Harrisburg.
Denny started out his career as an Accountant; after which, he was self-employed and retired from the Building Construction Industry.
Together, along with his wife, he worked with the K.A.R.S. 358 Sprint Series and belonged to the York County Racing Club where he was well known throughout the Central Pennsylvania Dirt Track Racing Community.
Public Graveside Services will be held at 11:45 AM on Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at the Maze Cemetery in Thompsontown with Pastor Shelly Baker Brook officiating.
A viewing will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 27, 2022 at the Brown Funeral Homes, Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown.
Memorial contributions in Mr. Dressler’s memory can be made to the York County Racing Club Injured Drivers Fund, 568 Yale St., York, PA 17403.
Online Condolences and Tributes can be shared with the family at www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.