David C. Born

David C. Born

It is with heart felt sadness that the family of David C. Born announces his passing on October 26, 2013 in Bastion Place, Salmon Arm BC.

David is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Shirley and their five children: Guy (Peg) Ian (Judy), Kevin, Paula (Rob), Tanya and their eight grandchildren: Kristina, Jason, Alyssa, Molly, Craig, Jordan, Cindy (Matt), James and one great grandchild: Alexandria.

David was born in Manitoba and moved to BC at the age of twenty where he worked in the airline and travel industry, and where he became a gentleman farmer. David & Shirley built their retirement home in Sorrento in 1999 where they enjoyed hobby farming, gardening etc.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the many friends & family who have supported them through this difficult time.

Thank you to the many caring & compassionate Healthcare Workers at Shuswap Lakes General Hospital, Kelowna General Hospital & Bastion Place.

Special thanks to Dr. Marc Lourens & Dr. Richard Currie for their care & concern.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, The MS Society or the charity of your choice.

A celebration of David’s life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 10, 2013 at Fischer’s Funeral Services with Chaplain Bill Kiesman officiating.

Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share memories through David’s obituary at www.fischersfuneralservices.com.

Salmon Arm Observer


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