strudwick0005 (2)David passed away on Saturday August 31, 2013 at the General & Marine Hospital, Collingwood after losing his battle with cancer in his 79th year.  David of Wasaga Beach, beloved husband and best friend of Phyllis (nee Barber) for 52 years. Beloved father to Daryl (Janet), David (Teresa), Dean (Robin) and Alison (2005).  Dear Grandpa to Christopher, David, Kayla and the late Corey (2003). Dear brother to Sheila (Derek) in the UK.  Brother in law to Jackie (Keith), Valerie (Dan), George (Joyce) and the late John (2013) (Jackie).  Best friend of Anne and Keith Knowling.  Uncle to many nieces and nephews in the UK, Canada and the USA. Big Brother to Steven. Friends will be received at the Carruthers & Davidson Funeral Home – Wasaga Beach Chapel, 509 River Road West, Wasaga Beach (1-888-429-8766)  on Saturday September 7, 2013 from 12 noon for the Memorial Service in the Chapel at 1 o’clock.  Reception to follow.  In lieu of flowers, donations in David’s memory to the Collingwood General & Marine Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by his family.  For further information and to sign the Book of Memories, log on to

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