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W.A. David Essery
In Memory of

W.A. David Essery

1944 - 2018

Obituary of W.A. David Essery


September 9, 1944 – July 14, 2018


On Saturday, July 14, 2018, David Essery of Vegreville, Alberta passed away at the age of 73 years.


David is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Ellen; daughter Tammy Halina and her children Tanielle (Jordi) Sullivan and Braden (Pauline) Halina and their  family Benjamin and Eleanor: daughter Susan Essery and her son Owen: son Stan (Marie): brother Greg (Jeanine) and their children Andrea (Andy) and their family Aiden and Ashton; Sheldon (Ashley) and their son Elijah; along with numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.  David was predeceased by his parents Alex and Una; parents in law Dorothy (Ernie) Dand; son in law Bobby Halina.


A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Autumn Rose Funeral Home in Vegreville, Alberta with Rev. Laureta Blondin officiating.  Interment to follow in the Lavoy Cemetery.  In lieu of other tributes, memorial donations may be made to the “Covenant Foundation –St. Joseph’s General Hospital” or “Covenant Foundation- SJGH palliative care mattresses.”