February 1, 1931 – May 26, 2020
at the age of 89 years
David Edwin Coupland passed away at Mt. Ida Mews Home, Salmon Arm, BC, Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at the age of 89. David was born in Calgary, AB to Jim and Dorothy Coupland February 1, 1931.
Left to mourn David is his beloved wife Anne Coupland of 55 years, his 5 children, 6 stepchildren, 22 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren.
David retired from (Canadian Western Natural Gas Company) Atco Gas in 1988 after 32 years of service. David and his wife Anne moved to Enderby, BC in 1992 where they enjoyed retirement for 24 years. They then moved to Salmon Arm, BC in 2016. David was an honorary associate life time member of the Calgary Academy of Chefs. He was also a member of the Gas Company Fishing Club and the Calgary Radio Club. His treasured hobby was his wood working shop where he built toys and furniture. He loved camping and both regular and fly fishing. David’s family would like to give their heart felt thank you to Dr. Malinowski and the caring staff of Mt. Ida Mews.
At his request, there will be no funeral. In lieu of flowers David’s family ask that you would make a donation to Mt. Ida Mews at 100 5th Ave SE, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4H4.