Four Generations of Devoted Service
In the Selkirk area and Interlake Since 1935
David Michael Thompson
Peacefully, Dave Thompson of Dunnottar, Manitoba, age 76 passed away on November 21, 2018 after a courageous battle against Alzheimers.
He will be greatly missed by his loving wife Evelyn, children Kim, Susan (Gerald), David, his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law Gerry Geall (Anne), Jack Geall (Emily), nieces and nephews.
Dave was predeceased by his parents George and Mary Thompson, in-laws Jack and Daisy Geall, son-in-law, Chuck Schau and his constant companion Cali, his dog.
Dave had a very successful career as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) and retired as IT Manager from Air Canada.
He was passionate about historical photography and proudly displayed his work. He was a fluent writer of poems and stories. Dave had such a compassionate heart towards others and always enjoyed his time with family and his wonderful friends. He always was willing to listen or lend a helping hand to anyone in need.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Tyndall Building in Selkirk for all their special care they provided to Dave and our family.
A Celebration of Dave's life will be held on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at All Saints Anglican Church, 1 Railway Street, Whytewold, Manitoba at 1:00 p.m. and a luncheon to follow at Winnipeg Beach Royal Canadian Legion, 20 Hamilton Avenue, Winnipeg Beach, Manitoba.
At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Alzheimer's Society of Manitoba.