June 27th, 1939 – January 31st, 2016
Surrounded by his loving family, David Reginald Salmon of Vernon, BC, passed away on January 31st, 2016 at the age of 76 years. The eldest of 8 siblings, David was born in Almonte, Ontario to Reginald and Florence (Buchan) Salmon. He shared 52 wonderful years with his wife, Rosaline Stevens. Together they are the parents of 6 children: Christopher (Glynis), Bradley (Carey), Michael (Emily), Jeffrey (Angela), Jennifer (Brett), and Megan (Richard). He was the proud grandfather of 23 beautiful grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and had numerous extended family members and friends.
David enjoyed working as a dentist in Vernon for 29 years. He loved creating and performing music as a talented composer and organist, cultivating his beautiful garden and above all, he loved people. David was tirelessly involved in giving service to his church and community. He was loved by many and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
We love you dear husband, dad, grandpa, brother and friend.
A viewing for family and friends will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Thursday, February 4th, 2016 from 7:00 – 8:00 P.M. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 1:00 PM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located at 1506 35th Street. A viewing will be take place prior to the service from 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. Interment will follow the Funeral at the Coldstream Cemetery.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of David to the Missionary Fund of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 • (250) 542-1187