After a hard fought battle with pancreatic cancer, Dave died peacefully surrounded by family.
Dave was born April 19, 1952 to Kazimierz Podwalski who passed in 2006, and Barbara Houghton.
Beloved husband to Johanne; Father to Michael (Kate) and Richard (Olivia); Brother to Steve (Judy) and Ken (Karen); as well as many cherished nieces and nephews. Dave’s (Papa Dave) pride and joy in life were his 5 Grandchildren, Henry, Nora, Ellie, Lyla and most recently Felix David.
He also leaves behind the mother of his children, Maria.
Visitation at the Belvedere Funeral Complex, 22025 Trans-Canada Highway, Senneville, Quebec, H9X 0B2 on Monday, August 1, from 6pm-10pm. If you are able to attend his memorial, in true ‘Dave style’, this is to be a get together to share memories. Guests will be able to ‘tell a Dave story’ to the room if they so wish. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the MUHC or Canadian Cancer Society. We invite you to sign the guestbook under the appropriate tab.
Info: From Montreal: Exit 40 off the Highway 40 West and the first entrance at right on the Service Road. From Vaudreuil: Exit 41 off the Highway 40 East, follow the direction to get Highway 40 West, the Exit 40 and the first entrance at right on the Service Road.