It is with extreme sadness that we announce the sudden passing, on June 1st, 2018, of our family member David at the young age of 54, while attending a family celebration in Jamaica.
David was born, raised and lived in Timmins. Son of Mee Sheung Fong and of the late Jerry Fong, He is survived by his loving wife Cindy and their children Melissa (Christopher Baugh), Heather (Kevin Dagenais) and Michael; predeceased by precious baby (1992). Dear grandfather of Elijah and Liliana Baugh.
He will be dearly missed by his mother-in-law Gisele Vincze (late Sandor Vincze); his sisters Pearl (Don West) and Helen (Costa Dariotis); his brother Peter (Chris); predeceased by his older brother William (1961). Also survived by his in-laws Teena (Glenn Simpson), Sandor Jr., Randy (Debra), Shawn (Pam), and Greg (Tanya).
David was also a loving uncle to many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
David lived life to its fullest. Besides family, he enjoyed badminton, cross country running, track and field, weightlifting, martial arts, camping, travelling, and getting his hands on every latest electronic gadget. He was an active member of the Kamiskotia Ski Patrol for almost 30 years. He found his passion for photography and was proud to be an accredited member of the PPOC as a “Wedding Story Photographer”. He was instrumental in fundraising for many charitable organizations by providing his time, as well as donating proceeds back to the charity. He had a special gift for capturing all of our special moments. David was also an active member of Grace Bible Chapel and we take comfort knowing that he is now with the Lord.
David was an Information Technologist at the Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC) and was the local OPSEU president.
Funeral service will be held at Grace Bible Chapel on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 11:00am.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 10 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. at LESSARD-STEPHENS FUNERAL HOME. In lieu of flowers, the family requests remembrance donations be made to Grace Bible Chapel or to the charity of your choice.