Passed away suddenly in Sudbury on Wednesday, September 10, 2008. Born in Kirkland Lake to the late Hector and late Grace (née Wilson) Turcotte; siblings Hector, Allen, Dorothy, Irene and Pauline. David is survived by the mother of his children Carol Kibbee; daughters Tracey (Kenneth) Renaud, Laura-Ann (John) Walker and his only son Justin; beloved Papa of Joshua Andrew and Robert George David; his brothers Paul (Leona) of London, Terry (friend Bev) of Lively and his sister Laurie Turcotte of London as well as many friends in Kirkland Lake whom helped him during his illness. David devoted his time to his children and grandchildren. David was employed with Lac Minerals for 27 years and taught Adult Literacy at Northern College. He recently received his diploma as a Counselor in Drug and Alcohol addictions. David worked hard and truly loved his children. David dedicated his life to helping people most of all listened without judging others. He will be sadly missed by numerous nieces and nephews. Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. from the “Teck-Hughes” Chapel of the MONETTE & FRENCH FUNERAL HOME (450 Government Road West, Kirkland Lake, On., P2N 3L1). David’s remains will be buried in the Kirkland Lake Cemetery following the service. Donations in David’s memory may be made to the Drug and Alcohol Coalition c/o Temiskaming Health Unit (421 Shepherdson Road, New Liskeard, On., P0J 1P0).