David K. Elmer

David K. Elmer, 57, of Mt. Cobb, formerly of Montoursville, died Jan. 1, 2013, in the Regional Hospital of Scranton.

A civil engineering graduate of Bucknell University, he was employed by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for 29 years. He graduated from Montoursville High School in 1972.

Born in Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Md., May 11, 1955, he was the son of Alvin N. and Matilda S. Elmer, former residents of Montoursville, now living in Florida.

Elmer was a veteran of the Marine Corps.

Surviving are his wife, the former Deborah Schwenk, of Richmond, Va.; a daughter, Joan Hannigan, of Dayton, Ohio; a son, David Elmer, of Lafayette Hills, Pa.; a sister, Teresa Jasny, of McKinney, Texas, and two grandchildren.

Services will be Saturday at the Neil Regan Funeral Home in Scranton with the Rev. Arthur David, pastor of Asbury Methodist Church, Scranton, officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until time of the service at noon.

Submitted by family.