Dave Prentice

Obituary of Dave Prentice

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PRENTICE, David Patrick "Dave"

passed after a courageous battle surrounded by his family on Friday November 13, 2020. Beloved husband of Sandy (nee Barrette) for 55 years. Loving Dad of Dane (Chantelle), Dree Damphouse (Jim), Drae (Kathleen) and Chantelle Pickel (Gord). Proud Pop of Ethan, Kylee, Sabrina, Damian (Courtney), Hailey (Jeremy), Madison (Brian), Zack (Shelby), Megan, Maya, Kaitlynn, Calvin and Great Papa of Dannika and Axton. Dearest brother of late Marilyn (Ross), late Bill, Eddy (late Sharon) (Heidi), Allan (Janice), Woody (Linda), late Walter (late Marion), Valerie (Bob), Jimmy (Irene), and Danny (Cheryl). Brother-in-law of Jerry (Liz) and Randy (Chris). Dave will also be remembered and missed by his many nieces and nephews. Dave worked hard and played harder. He was a jokester and didn't miss too many last calls. He will be remembered as a gentle giant. The family would like to thank all of the staff at Royal Oak in Kingsville for their exceptional care given to Dave and his family. In following Dave's wishes, cremation has taken place. Family and friends are welcome for visitation on Sunday, November 15, 2020 from 1 - 4 pm at Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233). Due to COVID restrictions, visitation is limited to a specific number of visitors at a time. Only those with an appointment will be allowed. Please book an appointment online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca to secure a designated time to pay your respects. EVERYONE must wear a mask. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations made to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca


Afternoon Visitation

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, November 15, 2020
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
87 Maidstone Avenue East
Essex, Ontario, Canada