David passed away at Shuswap Lake General Hospital on August 6, 2013 at the age of 83 years.
He was predeceased by two daughters, Tamara Dawn Watson and Susan Roberta Watson as well as one granddaughter Sonya Marie Watson. David is survived by his best friend and loving wife of 49 years Marlene, two sons William (Cindy) and Michael (Melanie) Aplin, one sister Sylvia Colvin, seven grandchildren Robert and Paul Frazier, Andrew, Jacob, Rebecca, Jessica and Elisa Aplin, as well as two great grandchildren Wilma and Dawn.
David was a strong, kind loving Man. Quiet in his ways, he took a child in need of love and guidance and adopted him. He loved both sons deeply and was proud of them.
He served his Lord and Master Jesus Christ steadfastly.
He fought his battle with cancer as he fought all challenges in life, with quiet courage and dignity.
No service by request.