Obituary of David Morkem
Morkem, David Stanley - LCol (Ret'd)
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of David Stanley Morkem following a courageous battle with cancer on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the age of 77.
Beloved husband to Linda (Jeeves) and loving father to Scott (Maria), Lynn (Arden), Matthew (Lindsay), Rachael and Abigail. Cherished granddad to Ryann, Kelsey, Keegan, Reid, Colin and Alex. Sadly predeceased by his loving grandson Ross and former wife Reba (Bugden). He will be missed by his sister Judy (Tom).
A career soldier, enthusiastic farmer and skilled woodworker who lived his life to the fullest, never losing his sense of humor and passed with no regrets.
Visitation will be held at the James Reid Funeral Home, 1900 John Counter Blvd. on Tuesday, October 3, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held in St. Peter's Anglican Church, 4333 Bath Rd. on Wednesday, October 4 at 11 a.m. followed by interment in St. John's Anglican Cemetery, Bath. In lieu of flowers please send a donation to the Canadian Cancer Society or Leprosy Mission Canada.