Obituaries

Betty Ann Rossewy
B: 1948-05-11
D: 2018-10-21
View Details
Rossewy, Betty Ann
Thomas Burns
B: 1947-04-25
D: 2018-10-21
View Details
Burns, Thomas
Joseph Fisher
B: 1924-12-13
D: 2018-10-20
View Details
Fisher, Joseph
Patrick Vlasman
B: 1955-03-17
D: 2018-10-20
View Details
Vlasman, Patrick
Lisa Overholt
B: 1965-06-30
D: 2018-10-19
View Details
Overholt, Lisa
Shirley Green
B: 1925-12-12
D: 2018-10-18
View Details
Green, Shirley
James O'Neil
B: 1945-05-03
D: 2018-10-16
View Details
O'Neil, James
Norman "Gerry" Shelton
B: 1936-06-17
D: 2018-10-15
View Details
Shelton, Norman "Gerry"
Diana Truman
B: 1959-12-14
D: 2018-10-13
View Details
Truman, Diana
Eon Simpson
B: 1954-12-14
D: 2018-10-09
View Details
Simpson, Eon
Dinis Tavares
B: 1947-03-10
D: 2018-10-09
View Details
Tavares, Dinis
Jessie Carlyle
B: 1928-03-29
D: 2018-10-06
View Details
Carlyle, Jessie
Vivian Read
B: 1931-03-19
D: 2018-10-06
View Details
Read, Vivian
Steven Hobbins
B: 1991-03-13
D: 2018-10-05
View Details
Hobbins, Steven
Judith Down
B: 1931-07-20
D: 2018-10-02
View Details
Down, Judith
Mabel Donmoyer
B: 1922-03-04
D: 2018-10-02
View Details
Donmoyer, Mabel
Rita McIntyre
B: 1950-08-20
D: 2018-10-02
View Details
McIntyre, Rita
Frank Toth
B: 1936-05-29
D: 2018-10-02
View Details
Toth, Frank
Velma Dalby
B: 1936-12-03
D: 2018-10-01
View Details
Dalby, Velma
Carol Dykstra
B: 1953-07-07
D: 2018-10-01
View Details
Dykstra, Carol
James McAllister
B: 1961-04-02
D: 2018-09-29
View Details
McAllister, James

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
845 Devonshire Ave
Woodstock, ON N4S 8Z4
Phone: 519-539-0004
Fax: 519-539-0849

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of David King can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for David King

David  King
KING, David Andrew – It is with great sadness we announce the passing of David Andrew King at Woodstock Hospital on Monday, April 09, 2018, in his 92nd year. Predeceased by his beloved wife and partner for 69 years, Mabel (nee Rooke) and their children Jean, Carol and Wayne. Dear brother of Harry (Annice) King and sister-in-law Marlene King. Dear brother-in-law of Marjorie Cook, Harold (Norma) Rooke, Robert (Barb) Rooke, Linda Vernooy, Florence Rooke and Irene Rooke. Lovingly remembered by his niece Wendy Harte- Maxwell who was always there for him and many other nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Robert and Flora King (nee Ross) and his in-laws Clarence and Jennie Rooke, brothers Ken (Pearl) King, Don (Kay) King, sisters Helen Farrer, Edna Morris and by his brothers-in-law Arthur Rooke, Charles Rooke, Peter Vernooy and sister in-law Shirley Orr. Dave was born in Kindersley, Saskatchewan September 20th, 1926 and grew up in Port Arthur (now Thunder Bay) Ontario. He trained in the army for 9 months in Woodstock before the war ended in 1945. During this time he met Mabel which brought him back to Woodstock. They married in 1948, had 3 children and he started Dave King Construction in 1949, with the addition of his brother Don, the name changed to King Brothers Construction Ltd. in 1966. When he needed a change he and Mable went to Thessalon in 1975 and built Windmill Campground where they remained for 32 years. When they finally retired, they moved to London to live with their son Wayne until his passing in 2011. For the past 5 years they called Park Place in Woodstock home. Family and friends are invited to join the family at the Brock and Visser Funeral Home, 845 Devonshire Ave., Woodstock, 519-539-0004 on Friday April 13, 2018 from 10:00 – 11:00 am, where the complete funeral service will be held in the chapel on Friday at 11:00 am with Rev. Bonnie Pilkey officiating. Interment later in the Hillview Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences at www.brockandvisser.com
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos