David Ingle Whipple

David Ingle Whipple


April 17, 1924-August 30, 2012

At the age of 88, David went to be with the Lord. David

was the oldest of three

children borne to Floyd and

Kathleen Whipple of

Oyama, B.C.

In 1942 David joined the RCAF, going overseas as a wireless operator. Following the war, David attended U.B.C. and obtained his Bachelor of Agriculture

Science. This was followed later with a Bachelor of

Education. He taught school in Osoyoos, Armstrong and Creston. He farmed an orchard in Creston for 20 years.

David was also active with Jaycees, Boy Scouts, Fall Fair Committee and Historical Society. He enjoyed music,

reading, hiking and hunting.

He is survived by his wife, Doreen and five children, Kathy (Carl) Thompson, Mark Whipple, Lynne (Harold) Bode, Ed (Sylvia) Whipple, and Neil (Karin) Whipple.

12 grandchildren and 1 great grandson. Two sisters Gwen McKittrick, Kelowna, B.C. and Shirley (Alan Horner)

Peterboro, Ont.

The Family wishes to thank Dr. Joshua and all the staff at Sun Pointe Village for their wonderful care.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wycliffe Bible Translators, Calgary, Alta. or the Heart and

Stroke Foundation.

A memorial service will be held at Evangel Church, Gordon Drive, Kelowna, on September 7, 2012 at 2pm.

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