WILLIAMS, David Eldridge - August 4, 1930 - St. John, New Brunswick November 3, 2017 - Airdrie, Alberta David Williams of Airdrie, AB, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the age of 87 years. Dad had the privilege to stand for his country in his service to the military for the Department of National Defense for over thirty-seven years. He also had passion for AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) with sponsoring and helping many people to overcome their addictions. Dad had a great love for his family in that he spent as much time as he could with his siblings, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Dad was also never without a dog in his life and truly enjoyed having that companionship. Oscar was a great love of his. David is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, Ervin and Susie, David and Allison, daughter Susan, and daughter and son-in-law Elizabeth and Michael; his grandchildren, Alysa (Patrick), Alexandra (Jimmy), Bronwyn (Timothy), Ariana, Hal, Abby, Olivia, and Nickolas; his great-grandchildren, Taylor, Jacob, and Evangeline; his sisters and brothers-in-law, Janice and Steve Murnaghan, Lucille and Lal DeWolfe, Sisters, Betty and Marion; and numerous nieces and nephews. David was predeceased by his beloved wife Margaret Rose (nee Lumax); his brother Ervin Williams; and his sister Barbara Cullinan. Funeral Services were held at the Airdrie United Church (212 1 Ave NE, Airdrie, AB T4B 0R4) on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 3:30 P.M. Condolences may be forwarded through HREF="http://www.mcinnisandholloway.com">www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family would like to extend our greatest gratitude to all the nurses and healthcare workers of the Foothills Hospital and great thanks to the Bethany Care Centre in Airdrie for their outstanding compassion for our father. In living memory of David Williams, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park.
Always remembered and loved!
Uncle Dave was a great guy, a true character and always honest!!
Rest in peace Uncle,