It is with great sadness that we share the news of David's passing on March 1, 2021. Predeceased by his cherished wife Lucy, he is the beloved father of Andrew and his wife Cecile, and grandfather of Cameron. He is also the dear brother of Brian Brock and his wife Betty Lou; brother-in-law of Krys Mazur and her husband Ed; and brother-in-law of John Sobura and his wife Donna. He is the loving uncle of Justin, Adam, Joanne, Amelia, Andrea, Glen, Brock, Brianne and the late Shannon.
David was an accomplished civil servant. He was recognized as a leader and mentor to many colleagues spanning a three-decade career. He was an avid reader, gardener, outdoorsman and sports fan. David was loving, generous, selfless and kind. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends, as he made a lasting impression on others in all facets of his life.
David fought a courageous battle against pancreatic cancer. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society by using the “Donations” page on this memorial website.
A private family funeral will be held on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 1PM EST. Due to limitations with respect to COVID-19, in-person attendance will be by invitation only.
The service will also be live-streamed, and can be viewed by copying and pasting the link below into your web browser:
The family invites everyone to contribute to this online memorial by adding condolences, remembrances, and photos.
Info: Due to restrictions with respect to COVID-19, the funeral will be held privately. It will be accompanied by a live internet stream for everyone, and a link will be shared the day prior (March 12, 2021).