David R. Barrett, aged 82 years, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on October 28th, 2020.
Predeceased by his father and mother Allan & Stella Barrett, his brothers Harold and John, sister Lorraine Cowan and sister -in-law Valda Tiller. Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 58 years Linda (Winter), daughter Valerie Hodder (Craig), sons Keith (Dianne) and Ian.
Also left with loving memories his beloved grandchildren Jordan and Claire Hodder, Matthew and Hannah Barrett, his sister-in-law Lillian Barrett as well as his nieces, nephews and close friends. The family would especially like to thank his family physician Dr. Andrew Hutton for his care, compassion and incredible support during this difficult time.
Dave was a well-known athlete and municipal councillor. He had a special gift of making people smile. He enjoyed a good joke, a funny story and most importantly spending time with those he loved.
There will be a visitation at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Friday, October 30th, 2020 from 5-9 pm. In keeping with COVID restrictions, the funeral service will be by invitation on Saturday, October 31st at St. Pius X Church at 9:30 am. Burial to follow at the Anglican Cemetery, Forest Road. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of one’s choice.