David McDermott

MCDERMOTT, DAVID

1938 – 2011

Passed away peacefully at home on Thursday,

November 17, 2011 at the age of 73 with his loving wife of 47 years Irene

by his side.  Also survived by his sons David (Shelley) of Shanghai, Stephen (Gail)

of Spruce Grove, AB,

step-daughter Linda (George) Gardiner of Maple Ridge, BC; grandchildren Will Bacon, Julie-Ann

Peddle, Jada, Josiah and Stephen McDermott. Sadly

predeceased by his son Ian in 2004.  David and Irene

immigrated to Canada from England in 1967; he worked for Suncor in Fort McMurray, Alberta and was highly regarded by colleagues and friends.  He will be sadly missed by all.  Private family service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to BC Lung Association, P.O. Box 34009, Postal Station D, Vancouver, BC V6J 4M2.

Condolences may be sent to the family by

visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.