Peacefully on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Ottawa General Hospital with family by his side. Dearly loved husband of Joy (née Nichol). Dear father of Geoffrey, beloved dad of Tracey Powers (Angelo Fulco) and Barry Powers (Victoria). Cherished grandpa of Alexandra, Bradley (Nadia), Mitchell, Kyle, Melissa (Roberto) and Amy (Fil). Special grandpa David to Maya and Ayla. Will be missed by sister and brother-in-law Shirley Browne and Brian Nichol. Predeceased by sister Carol. David will be lovingly remembered by many friends and family. A special thank you to the staff on the sixth floor, especially Lynne and Mati; and Valerie from ICU for their care and compassion. David was retired from Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. Friends are invited to visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry 315 McLeod Street (at O'Connor) on Tuesday, April 1st from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada.
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Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Mar. 29, 2014