Passed away peacefully at Hospice of Windsor, after a courageous battle with cancer with his wife and children by his side.  Beloved husband of Susan (nee Laforest).  Cherished father to David, Daniel, and Sarah (James).  Loving Papa to Shaun.  Son of the late Leon and Theresa.  Outstanding brother to Gerry (Marney), late Bob; husband of Barb, Paul, Tim, Annette Cousineau (Michael), Eileen Kool (John), Doreen Renaud (Paul), Teresa Sanson (Marco), Lori DesRosiers (Tim), and Michelle Quesnel-Sofia (Greg).  Brother-in-law of Randy Laforest (Judy), Mark Laforest, and Scott Laforest (Lisa).  Special uncle and great uncle to many nieces and nephews.  Heartfelt thanks to Bayshore  Healthcare, especially nurse Carol and to the staff and volunteers of Hospice of Windsor for their outstanding care.  If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated.  David was a wonderful provider to his family and gave 45 years of dedicated service to Valiant Machine and Tool.  Visitation Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. Combined Parish and Knights of Columbus #4924 Prayers Wednesday 7:30 p.m. at FAMILIES FIRST, 1065 Lauzon Rd., East Windsor, 519-969-5841.  On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 834 Raymo Rd after 10 a.m., followed by funeral Mass at 11 a.m.  Cremation to follow.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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