Born April 6, 1933 Saskatoon, SK and after a well lived life and a brave struggle with bone marrow cancer and dementia, David passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 Sidney, BC. David is survived by siblings Bill and Margaret, Calgary; his wife Bobbie (nee Donnelly), children Michael (Mannie), Whitehorse; Charlene, Calgary; Jason (Aida and children Erik and Elleaina), Winnipeg.
David enjoyed his career with Robinson’s Stores and volunteered in the community as a member of Lion’s Club and Masonic Order, Carman, MB. An avid reader and daily walker David took up Bikram Yoga later in life and practiced well into his 80s.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Saanich Peninsula Hospital Foundation www.sphf.ca for the Garden for Dementia and Alzheimer’s patients.
David’s family would like to express gratitude to the professionals and volunteers of Saanich Peninsula Hospital ECU2 and BC Cancer Clinic.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the home of Bobbie Bearden, Sidney, BC, Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm.