It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of David “Dave” Henry White. Dave passed away quietly at his home, on April 2, 2013 at the age of 66 years.
“Super Dave” was born in Penticton, BC on May 13, 1946 and after completing high school was in service with Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry for a 6 year term. Dave enjoyed reading, golfing, hunting, fishing, he was proud of his 1st place achievement for playing a brass instrument and was an avid Scrabble player. For 30 years he was a loyal coal miner and looked forward to retirement when he could spend even more time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Dave was predeceased by his parents Margaret and Gordon White. Left to mourn his passing are his loving wife Irene, children; Matthew (Deanne) White with their children Corbin and Ava, Charlene (Colin) Otke, Gordon White. Stepchildren; Don (Colleen) Allen with their children Donovan and Nicholas and Kim Zimmerman with her boys Brandon and Curtis. His sister Kathy (John) Zarchukoff. As well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many good friends. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.cherishedmemoriesfs.com Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.