Peacefully on February 13, 2015 at the age of 63 while surrounded by his loving family. Dear husband of Janice Pickles. Beloved father of Lara, Lisa and David Jr. David will be sadly missed by his 7 grandchildren as well as his 6 siblings. Predeceased by his parents. David served honourably in the Canadian Armed Forces for 22 years and as a respected member of Ontario Correctional Services until his passing. If you so desire, donations to Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Cremation Society of Windsor & Essex County (519-969-5449) 3260 Dougall Ave. A celebration of David’s life will follow at a later date.