Passed away peacefully on January 29, 2014, at the age of 67 years. Beloved husband and best friend to Judy for 44 years. Adored son of Mary and reunited with late father Leonard. Loving father of Christine Kilpatrick (David), Scott (Caitlin), and Dale (Susana). Cherished grandpa of Nicholas, William, Audrey, Daniel, and Andrew. Missed by sisters Theresa (Greg, 2013) and Pam (Ken). Survived by several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Dave retired from Ford as a pipe fitter and leader after 30 years. He was also a member of the Knights of Columbus, Msgr. A.J. McNabb, Council 2356. Dave was proud of his missionary work in Mexico with the Middleman Ministries and enjoyed visiting sick relatives and friends to help bolster spirits. Dave’s true passions were his family, travelling, dirt track racing, and geocaching (Rose 1). Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held on a later date. Donations made to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Our most sincere thank you to the staff at Windsor Regional Hospital-Ouellette Campus, I.C.U. for their excellent and compassionate care. Arrangements entrusted to Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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