of Arthur passed away peacefully at the Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus on Wednesday, October 18, 2023 in his 88th year. Beloved husband and best friend of Mary Lou for 35 years. Dear father of Debbie Cudney and Steve Routenburg of Moorefield, Cheryl Kelley and Scott McFarlane of Bracebridge and the late Scott “Harv” Kelley and Scott and Carole Spark of Rockwood. Father-in-law of Shelley Kelley. Grandfather of Melissa and Rob, Kelsey and Matt, Don and Sam, Shelby and Hope. Great grandfather of Shayne, Karlee, Carter, Mackenzie and Brooke. Fondly remembered by his beloved cat Simon and many friends.
To honour David’s wishes cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held in the Crawford Funeral Chapel, Arthur.
As expressions of sympathy donations to the Grand River Cancer Centre or the Lions Foundation of Canada Dog Guides https://www.dogguides.com/donate/ would be appreciated by the family.