DICKENS, David John (November 11, 1957 – June 4, 2021) –
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our much-loved son, father, grandfather, brother and friend, David ‘Dave’ John Dickens, on June 4th, 2021, at his late residence, at the age of 63. Dave was born in Tillsonburg to the late Albert Dickens (1999), and he is survived by his loving mother Marie (Armstrong) Dickens, of Andy’s Corners. Dave is a lifelong member of Langton Baptist Church. He attended high school in Delhi and Valley Heights. He then attended and graduated from Niagara College, earning an Electrical Degree. For many years, Dave worked in construction and was a dedicated employee for over 20 years with TRW. Dave was the happiest when he was hunting or fishing, spending time outdoors and with his much-loved daughters. Lovingly remembered by his daughters and their families: Jennifer (Dwayne Waugh), of Delhi and their children Kendra Ellen Waugh, Logan David Samuel Waugh; Letisha Dickens (Thomas MacGrandles), of Brantford and their children Jennika Kylee Dickens, Damian David Bruce MacGrandles, Jocelyn Ivy Marie MacGrandles. Survived by his siblings Cathy (Danny Maxwell), of Langton; Candace (Bob Downs), of Delhi; Rebecca (Jeff Morris), of Courtland; Dustin (Carolyn) Dickens, of Milton. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Predeceased by his oldest brother Randy Dickens (2011).
In keeping with Dave’s expressed wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family graveside service to celebrate Dave’s life will be held on Friday, June 18th, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. in the Langton Baptist Cemetery, by Rev. Allan Wilson, of Langton Baptist Church. All guests must bring and wear a face covering and adhere to social distancing guidelines. All who knew Dave are invited to offer their support by posting photos, contributing donations in memoriam, and by sharing heartfelt memories on his tribute page at www.verhoevefuneralhomes.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to “Langton Baptist Church,” or to “Make-A-Wish Canada” (for children), or to any charity of your choice can be arranged on Dave’s online tribute page at www.verhoevefuneralhomes.com or through the Maurice J. Verhoeve Funeral Homes – Burial and Cremation Services Inc., Langton (519-842-4238), which has been entrusted with all arrangements, with confidence.
June 4th 2021
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de David John Dave Dickens June 4th 2021..
Décès pour la Ville:Tillsonburg, Province: Ontario