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David Cressman, PE age 81, of Norristown, passed away on August 6, 2019 at Brandywine Senior Suites, Norristown, PA surrounded by his family. He was born in Norristown, PA, son of the late Howard and Mabel Cressman. He studied at Lafayette College and accepted a position at Philadelphia Gear Corp in King of Prussia, PA, which branched off to Philadelphia Mixers in Palmyra, PA. He was a Professional Engineer with this company for over 45 years.

David was a devoted Christian and a member of Plymouth Meeting Evangelical Congregational Church in Plymouth Meeting, PA. He was a member of MENSA. He enjoyed studying genealogy; specifically visiting cemeteries and researching his ancestry, movies, Star Trek, the Eagles, music especially the Beatles, collecting, drawing, painting, sculpture, playing chess, Sudoku, and reading.

He is survived by his loving wife of 5 years, Marguerite "Peggy" Biel – Cressman, his 3 children; Renee Cressman Garcia (husband Felix), Michele Cressman (wife Yvette Lewis), Adrienne Morrison (husband Christopher), and his 2 step-children Robin Biel Keim (husband Frank), and Jeffrey Biel (girlfriend Cati John). He will be sadly missed by his grandchild, Rachel Morrison, his sister-in-law, Arlena Cressman, and niece, Susan Freese; both of North Port, FL and by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Arlene, and by his brother, Richard.

Relatives and friends are invited to David's Life Celebration on Monday, August 12, 2019 from 9:30 to 11:00am at Boyd Horrox Givnish Funeral Home of East Norriton followed by his funeral service at 11:00 am. Interment will immediately follow at St. Patrick Cemetery in Norristown, PA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to Plymouth Meeting Evangelical Congregational Church, 42 E Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.

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