Thomas Dunbar "Tippy" DAKIN

Obituary
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  • "I'm sorry we didn't get a chance to see each other more..."
    - Jason Will
  • "Tom was one of my closest friends. Tom was my best man when..."
    - Leif Nielsen
  • "Never heard the Tippy used. As your sister, I will miss you..."
    - Linda Dakin-Will
  • "May the God of comfort gives you strength to endure during..."
    - Marie M
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March 3, 1950 - December 03, 2012

Tom Dakin fondly known as Tippy passed away peacefully at home on December 3, 2012. A long time North Shore / Whistler resident, Tom had a successful career in audio sales eventually operating his own store in North Vancouver, Epic Audio. In 1994 Tom moved to Mission where he raised his 2 boys, Michael and William and followed his father's footsteps in property development. Predeceased by father Warren A. Dakin and mother Marlee (Puddy) Martin, he is survived by wife Karen, sons Michael & William, sister Linda Dakin-Will, brother and sister, Ted & Pauline Dakin, step father Sandy Martin and step brother and sister Jamie & Nancy Martin. A dedicated father and a life long friend to many, he will be missed. A celebration of life will be held on February 9, 2013.