Obituary for David Stanhope Windsor Nation
David Stanhope Windsor Nation
November 23, 1930 – August 10, 2017
It is with deep sorrow that we are announcing that David passed away peacefully at Markham Stouffville hospital on Thursday August 10, 2017 at the age of 86 after a lengthy illness. Loving husband of Barbara for 62 years, father to Roderick (Wendy), Andrea and Bridgette (Carey) and cherished grandfather to Sean (Jasmine), Eric, Lauren, Matthew, Leanne, Sarah, Selina, Christian, Nigel and Luke. Predeceased by his parents Ivy & Odienne Nation, his sister Marcia and his brother Al. Loving brother to Yvonne, Dennis(Betty), Beverly, Noel (Jack)(June), John (Nicholas) and sister-in-law Enid. He will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
David was born in Kingston, Jamaica and migrated to Canada in 1977. When he was not working hard he enjoyed playing dominos and bridge with his family & friends. In his quiet time, he enjoyed many hours on his stamp collection, reading and watching tv.
At his request , David was cremated without a funeral. The family has planned a celebration of life on September 2, 2017 for 11 am at the Ebenezer United Church at 5000 Steeles Ave. East (Brimley & Steeles). In lieu of Flowers, donations may be made to the Toronto Humane Society and Markham Stouffville Hospital.