David  Zuschlag
David Zuschlag, 66, of Greenville, passed away on Sunday (Sept. 15, 2019) following a courageous battle with cancer.
David was born on July 7, 1953, in Greenville, to Norman E. and Allene Z. Zuschlag.
He married Sheila Loreno on July 16, 1976.
He was a proud lifelong resident of Greenville, graduating from Greenville High School in 1971. He then studied at Penn State University, earning a degree in law enforcement and corrections.
He worked for a brief time for Mercer County Children and Youth Services. He then worked for and retired from the U.S. Department of Labor as a compliance officer. Following his retirement, he was employed by the state of Pennsylvania at Sharon Community Corrections.
David enjoyed sports and was a Little League coach and a soccer coach. He helped to promote the newly formed soccer leagues at both the Greenville Rec Center and St. Michael School.
He enjoyed caring for his dogs, and following his greatest passion, Penn State football. David was very proud of his children and enjoyed his new grandchild very much.
He is survived by: his wife of 43 years, Sheila; his daughter, Megan Caruso, and her husband, David, of Carnegie; his son, Dr. Zachary Zuschlag, and his fiancée, Dr. Amanda Nedervelt, of Ruskin, Fla.; his grandson, Lorenzo David Caruso; his brother, Fred Zuschlag (Loretta); sister, Sue Graham (Fred); brother, Jim Zuschlag (Hilda); his father-in-law, Ed Loreno; his brothers-and-sisters-in-law, Durbin and Kim Loreno, Tim and Linda Bradigan, Pat Willis, Denise Loreno and her partner Steve Shimshock; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by: his parents; brother, John Zuschlag; mother-in-law, Martha Loreno; brothers-in-law, Ron Loreno and Charlie Willis; and sister-in-law, Ann Loreno.
Memorial contributions may be made to Strayhaven Animal Shelter, 94 Donation Road, Greenville, 16125, or to St. Michael School Endowment Fund, 85 N. High St., Greenville, 16125.

ZUSCHLAG
David, 66, of Greenville.
Calling hours: 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday (9-18-19) in LOUTZENHISER-JORDAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville. Visitors are welcome to sign the online guest book and view a video tribute at www.loutzenhiserfuneralhome.com.
Family memorial service: Private, following the visitation, with Rev. V. David Foradori, pastor of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, officiating.
Published on September 16, 2019

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Marsha Hanna
Sep 21, 2019
Sheila,
Dave had such a gentle spirit. He was a great role model to the kids he coached.
May wonderful family memories be a comfort.
Take care,
Marsha
Harold Hall
Sep 17, 2019
Simply Elegant Spathiphyllum was purchased for the family of David Zuschlag by Harold Hall.  Send flowers
Andrea (Fisher) Lorenz
Sep 17, 2019
I am so sorry to hear of his passing. My thoughts & prayers are with Megan & the entire family.
Sep 17, 2019
Peaceful White Lilies Basket was purchased for the family of David Zuschlag.  Send flowers
Elizabeth Reichel
Sep 16, 2019
Megan, Dave, Enzo, and family, I so enjoyed reading about your father/grandfather's life. I am not at all surprised to see that Megan's father was a most wonderful human, with a love of dogs. My heart breaks for you right now - I am sending you all my best wishes and love. May his wonderful memory be a blessing for all of you. Elizabeth
Sep 16, 2019