It is with deeply saddened hearts, that the family of David Joseph Ethier announces his passing at Bluewater Health on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the age of 43. Beloved son of Diane and the late Joseph Ethier (2008). Loving brother of Becky (Jeff) Carey of Strathroy and Deb Hamilton (Ray) of Sarnia. Treasured uncle of Melissa, Brooklynn, Kyra, Montanna, Jaiden and Nash. David joined the Local Union 793 of Sarnia, in 2001 as an operating engineer. He was known as a hard worker and outdoorsman. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 1:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior to service. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Diabetes Association, the Kidney Foundation, or the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).