Passed peacefully away at Chancellor Park Nursing Home, St. John’s on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, Captain David Richard Swain of St. John’s, age 64 years. Predeceased by parents: Robert and Margaret Swain and sister Cathy Swain. Leaving to mourn: daughter Rebekah Swain, two sons: Bobby and Sheldon Swain, two granddaughters: Samantha and Breanna, two brothers: James (Pat), Guelph, ON, and Brian (Paula), Victoria; sister, Rosemary (Michael) Purcell, Carbonear; special aunts: Evelyn King, Carbonear and Aunt Audrey Dooley, St. John’s; also a number of nieces, nephews, other family and friends. It was David’s wish to be cremated and to have a private ceremony with close family for the release of his ashes. To honor David’s memory the family will receive relatives and friends at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John’s on Friday, October 30th from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. As per David’s wishes there will be no church service. Donations in his memory may be made to your local SPCA.