David Harner

Obituary of David E. Harner

David Earl Harner, 75, of Pine Forge, PA, passed away on July 22, 2021, at Reading Hospital. He was the husband of Yu Chu (Wang) Harner, with whom he shared 25 years of marriage.


Born in Pottstown, PA, on January 12, 1946, David was the son of the late William D. Harner and Pearl (Schaeffer) Harner.


Dave graduated from Ursinus College in Collegeville, PA, in 1974, and then began his lifelong career as an accountant. In his spare time, Dave enjoyed hunting, fishing, and reminiscing about his once in a lifetime experience swimming in the beautiful ocean in Maui, HI. 


In addition to his wife, Dave is survived by his stepsons, Jung-Chun Wang, husband of Ruffini Pankhurst-Wang, and LeChun Wang, husband of Sarah Adams; and his step-grandchildren, Makaio Wang, Anaiyah Wang, Ikaia Wang, and Joy Wang.


In addition to his parents, Dave is predeceased by his siblings, Louise Trainer, Joyce Weidenbaugh, Marvin Harner, Reverend William Harner, Merle Harner, and Robert Harner.


Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.