Passed away suddenly Tuesday July 17, 2018 at the age of 75. Dave, dearly beloved husband of Shirley (Wright) for 53 years. Cherished father of Jeff (Nathalie), Debbie (Chris Carter) and loving Poppa of Emily, Daniel, Matthew and Nicholas. Dear son of the late Walter and Phyllis. Dear brother of Wayne (Gail), the late Roger (Shirley), Dale, Mike (Judy) and brother-in-law of Don (Colleen), Carol Murduff (Jack), Bob (Darlene) and remembered by many family and friends. Proud member of the United Association of Piping Trades (U.A. local 401) for 54 years and the Ontario Farming Association. Visitation will be held in the Ashburnham Chapel on Tuesday July 24, 2018 from 2-4p.m. and 7-9p.m. A service and celebration of Dave's life will be held Wednesday July 25, 2018 at 1p.m. at Ashburnham Funeral Home. In memory of Dave, donations to Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences and directions at AshburnhamFuneral.ca or by calling 705-740-0444.