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“I want to extend my deepest sympathy to David Faller family in his passing. David was a good friend and a classmate of mine. Such a great loss to...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Joe Lombardo - 16101, PA - friend

“Sweet David was a band mate and teammate with me at Union H. S. It breaks my heart to hear of his passing and it is truly a great loss of all who...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry to hear of David's passing. We were friends, bandmates and teammates on the '68 Union High basketball team..."nick-named - The...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“This is Mike Benedict. Dave was a friend of mine through high school and college years. I have many fond memories of that time and will always...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Mike Benedict - N.fort myers, FL

“Our hearts are heavy to learn of David's untimely passing. He will be greatly missed by all who were fortunate enough to know him. Nora, please know...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Mark & Colleen Wernig - Akron, OH

“Nora,I am so sorry to hear about Dave. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Dave was a good man and friend. I...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Nora, I am so sorry for your loss.My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Caroln Titchworth - Naple, FL

“Nora, so sorry for your loss. Dave was an impressive man. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Alice Fallon-Callahan - Friend

“Nora and family, I am so sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Myrna Hamilton - Naples, FL

“All your friends at Pelican Marsh Golf Club are so saddened that we have lost such a wonderful friend. Our prayers are with the family. Mr. Faller...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Jan Mangrum - Naples, FL - friend

“Paul and I are so saddened by the untimely passing of our friend David. His good nature, upbeat conversation, and genuine smile made him a friend to...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Paul & Diane Wood - VA - Friend

“David you were a dear friend that we knew for far too short of time. We became friends at Pelican Marsh in Naples and enjoyed golf, dining, the beach...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Brian & Carol Geissler - MI

“Nora & Family,Flo and I were much saddened to hear of Dave's passing (as she did when at Ruthrauff, Jan O'Connor kept me current). Unfortunately, we...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Russell Raisig - Pittsburgh, PA

“We are so shocked and saddened by Dave's passing. May he rest in peace. Nora - may you find the strength to go forward in faith. Your family is close...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Donna Gravel - Naples, FL

“We love you, Dave and Nora. We will miss you terribly. ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Dave and Tess Annand - Knoxville, TN

“My thoughts are with your entire family as he will surely be missed. ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: JOYCE SARSFIELD - PITTSURGH, PA

“Dave you will be sorely missed. ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: George and Patricia Mowl - PA


Age 66, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Dave is survived by his beloved wife of 36 years, Nora (Laux); his daughter, Christine Annand (husband John); granddaughter, Charlotte Annand; son Michael Faller (Fiancee' Anna Salamon); and his sister, Gaylen Westfall. A native of New Castle, Dave graduated from Union High School in 1968 where he was president of the National Honor Society and a member of the 1968 WPIAL Championship Basketball Team. Dave earned his BS Degree in Civil Sanitary Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh in 1972. The first ten years of his career were spent with the Allegheny County Health Department where he was the Chief of Public Drinking Water. Dave then worked for Ruthrauff Inc. from 1982-2005 serving as president and owner for the last 16 years before retiring. He also served as both a board member and president of the Mechanical Contractors Association of Pittsburgh. Dave was an active member of Chartiers Country Club, Pelican Marsh Golf Club in Naples, FL and a former member of the Young Presidents Organizations.He loved the outdoors and the beach in Naples. He was a natural athlete who enjoyed golfing, running, skiing and fishing. Dave always considered himself to be lucky in life. He lived a very full life with a loving family and many wonderful friends.
Friends are encouraged to make a contribution in Dave's memory to a charity of their choice.