In Memory of


David Burkitt

Visitation

Celebration of David's life will be held on Monday May 27th, 2019 from 3-6 pm, at the Tottenham Legion, 25 Richmond Street, East, Tottenham.

Service

Words of Remembrance at 4:00 pm on Monday May 27th, 2019, at the Tottenham Legion, 25 Richmond Street, East, Tottenham.

Burkitt: David Kent.
At his home, in Barrie, at the age of 47 years. Sadly missed by his daughters, Alicia and Kayla, and their mother Angie. Dear brother of Adam and his wife Tracey and remembered with love by his nephews Cameron and Hayden. Beloved son of Peter and Judi Burkitt and dear nephew of Cathy Welborn.

A Celebration of David’s life will be held at the Tottenham Legion, 25 Richmond Street, East, Tottenham on Monday May 27th, 2019 from 3-6 pm with Words of Remembrance at 4:00 pm.  For those who wish, donations to St. Josephs Healthcare Centre (100 West, 5th Street, Hamilton, ON, L9C 0E3) would be appreciated by the family.  Arrangements entrusted to Rod Abrams Funeral Home, Tottenham, 905-936-3477. www.RodAbramsFuneralHome.com

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Memorial Tribute

“David Burkitt”
  1. Darryl Jackson wrote:

    My deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  2. Corrie Rumble wrote:

    So sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to his family.

  3. Kelley and Jig wrote:

    We are so very saddened by the news. Be in Peace Dave ❤️

  4. Bev Steeves wrote:

    So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all, our thoughts of Dave are of a warm, funny, kind hearted man. He will be missed by many.
    Bev and Calvin Steeves

  5. Colleen Chafe wrote:

    So very sorry for your loss

  6. Vicki Rumble wrote:

    I am so sorry to hear this sad news. My thoughts are with the family. Sending love and prayers to all.

  7. Paul & Debbie Edwards wrote:

    Our deepest condolences….so very sad to hear of your loss.

  8. Mary Dove wrote:

    My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family ..Mary Dove

  9. Dave Cober wrote:

    Peter,Judy,Adam and family. Very sorry to hear of your loss.My deepest condolences.Dave will be missed.

  10. Mike Miltenburg wrote:

    Very Sorry to read this, My deepest Condolences to family and loved ones.

  11. Marianne de Gannes-Ortepi wrote:

    My sincere condolences to the family. Rest In Peace Dave.

  12. Dan and Lisa wrote:

    So Sorry for your loss ,our thoughts are with you

  13. Werner Krommus wrote:

    My greatest condolences to all of you.

  14. Shawn Sweeney wrote:

    My condolences to everyone. So sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  15. Vicki Scholten wrote:

    Our sincerest condolences to the family. Rest In Peace Dave❤️

  16. robert bilan wrote:

    we are very sorry ,our deepest condolences to you all.at this very difficult time… … Cathy our prayers and thoughs are with you and your family.. Rob and Ermie

  17. Al Schriver wrote:

    Very Sorry to hear of Dave’s passing… My sincere condolences.

  18. Sam and Kev Holmes wrote:

    Deepest condolences to you all.

  19. Carolyn Patterson wrote:

    My deepest condolences to Cathy,
    Judi and Peter at this time of family sorrow.

  20. Tracy Morra wrote:

    So devastated to hear this news. My heart goes out to the family. He was loved…xoxo

  21. Lorie Sloan wrote:

    My deepest condolences to the entire family.

  22. The Nicholson wrote:

    Sending love in your time of hurt.

  23. Penelope Gilbertson wrote:

    I am so sorry Judi and Peter. Words cannot express my deepest sympathy.

  24. Linda Matson wrote:

    So sorry to hear this very sad news-sympathy to all the family

  25. JOANIE Hebbes wrote:

    God bless you Judi and family. So very sorry for your loss.

  26. Shirley Stonehouse wrote:

    I am so saddened to hear of Dave’s passing. He was always larger than life whenever I saw him hanging out or working with my son Blair (Baker). Please accept my sincere condolences that I extend to the entire Burkitt family.

  27. Lynne & Mike Madaleno wrote:

    So sorry for your loss Judi and Peter and all the family. My deepest condolences.

  28. Mike and Lynne Madaleno wrote:

    Sad news,our condolences

  29. Eleanor Tinney wrote:

    So sad so very sorry for your loss thinking of the family

  30. Jodi Roots-MacKay wrote:

    My deepest condolences to all family and friends.

  31. Tracy Briscoe wrote:

    So sorry for your loss. I will always, remember David as a kind, gentle always smiling soul.

  32. Brendan toland wrote:

    It’s with the saddest heart that I’m sending my deepest condolences to your family ( Dave ) it was a pleasure working with you and an honour to call you my friend i will miss you but i will remember the good times we shared and never forget you xxx

  33. Mary & Paul McNab wrote:

    Dear Cathy and family,
    Paul and I are so very sorry for this terrible loss. Sympathy to all.

  34. Joe/Mary Ellen Keenan wrote:

    Judy and family, we wish to extend our sincerest sympathy to you at this very difficult time.

  35. Keith (Piney) & Barb Meyers wrote:

    Dave, Judy and Adam, Piney and I extend our our sincere sympathy to each of you.

  36. Jason and Susan Dow wrote:

    Our deepest condolences to all of Dave’s family….he was a great guy and we shared some good times together. RIP Dave

  37. Earl and Marg Groombridge wrote:

    To the entire Burkett Family

    Our deepest condolences to you at this very sad time.
    RIP Dave

    Earl and Marg

  38. Gregg and Tasha wrote:

    Our deepest condolences to the family. He was a great guy and will be sadly missed.

  39. Tammey Clarke wrote:

    My deepest condolences to the family and loved ones Dave will always be remembered and never forgotten ❤️

  40. Todd and Marilou Marchant wrote:

    To all of the Burkitt family,
    Our most sincere condolences go out to you all.
    Todd and Marilou Marchant

  41. Brian & Glenda Hagerman wrote:

    Our deepest sympathy to the family. Brian & Glenda formerly of The Muddy Water.

  42. Chris and Hugh Kremer wrote:

    Dear Judi, Peter, Adam, Alicia, Kayla and family,
    Our heart is breaking for all of you. We hope you find peace in knowing that Dave is at rest and feel the love of family and friends who share in your grief ❤️

  43. Joe/Mary Ellen Keenan wrote:

    Peter,Judi and family, we extend our sincerest sympathy to you at this difficult time. I am

  44. Ann and Larry Watson wrote:

    Peter,Judi and family, we are deeply saddened for your loss. There are no words that can help but we want you to know our hearts are broken and wish we could do more.

  45. Lynda Kaake wrote:

    Dear Pete and Judi and family
    I can’t imagine your pain at this time. My deepest sympathies to you all.
    God Bless you all.
    Lynda (Watson) Kaake

  46. Wendy-Sue wrote:

    Peter.Judi.Adam and family:
    I was so shocked and saddened to hear of your loss. Dave was a great kid-always with humour and that smile.

  47. Sheila Bell wrote:

    So sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. Try to remember the happy times!!!
    He will be missed.

    Richard & Sheila Bell
    Lorne, Doreen, and Dave Lipsett

  48. Marilyn & Gary Oswin wrote:

    So sorry to hear of Dave’s passing. Our sincere condolences to Peter, Judi and Adam. Gary & Marilyn Oswin

  49. BLAIR BAKER wrote:

    We were very sad to hear about Dave’s passing. He was a huge part of my life (Blair Baker) for a long time and he always knew the right thing to say to put a smile on our faces in the toughest times at DSA. I have had other people in the industry contact me to pass on condolences to the family as well. Our hearts are with you at this difficult time.
    Blair and Lucy

  50. Howard and Marlene Walker wrote:

    To the Burkitt family, so sorry for your loss. Our deepest condolences.

  51. Sue Monkman-Trenholm wrote:

    To the Burkitt family, so very sorry to hear about the loss of Dave, such a sweet kid.

  52. Juli Griffin (Sweeney) wrote:

    It is the happy memories of Dave’s laugh and signature smirk that I will remember . May you find peace going forward. Thinking of all of you at this time.

  53. Doris Fischer-Jenssen wrote:

    Dear Cathy and Family, sorry for your loss. Please accept our sympathy, Doris and Gard

  54. Cal and Judy Lipsett And Family wrote:

    We are so very sorry for your loss,our deepest condolences and lots of prayers and hugs to all of you.Peter Judi Adam Tracey and Family

  55. Luisa Loffreda wrote:

    Dear Judi,Peter and family, our deepest condolences, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Luisa, Tony, Anthony and Alex Loffreda

  56. Deb Middleton Jelly wrote:

    I’m very sorry to hear of the passing of Dave.
    Thinking of your family at this very difficult time & the days to follow.
    I have many memories of Dave from our public school days. He could always put a smile on my face, he was such a happy guy who had a wonderful sense of humour.

  57. Kevin & Lori Hollingshead wrote:

    Our deepest condolences to the Burkitt family.

  58. Leslie Burbidge wrote:

    Dear Burkitt family,

    I am saddened to hear of Dave’s passing and so very sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to you all.

  59. Carol & Ken wrote:

    Our sincere condolences. Sorry to have missed the Celebration of Life. I remember the day you brought him into the office. Such a cutie. Love & hugs.

  60. Lynn Jackson wrote:

    Peter & Judi
    I was so very sorry to hear about the loss of your beloved Dave. You and your family are in my prayers
    Lynn Jackson xo

  61. Jason Spear wrote:

    Judy, Peter and family.
    I have just learned of this terrible tragedy. Words cannot express the pain that I am feeling for you all at this time.
    Many great memories with Dave. He will be greatly missed.

  62. Angela Koppens-Davey wrote:

    I just heard this news and am so sad. I have many great memories of Dave. My condolences to the family. Thanking of you.
    Peace and be well.

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