It is with profound sadness that the family of David Heathen of Bonnyville, Alberta announces his passing on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at the age of 50 years.
David is lovingly survived by his spouse: William Burnup of Bonnyville, AB; mother: Sarah Heathen of Onion Lake, SK; daughter: Brittany Horse; seven brothers: Gordon (Leona) Cook, Percy (Melina) Heathen, George (Gail) Heathen, Terry (Leona) Cook, Roy (Glenda) Littlewolf, Roger Heathen, Kevin Heathen; six sisters: Bernice (Burton) Lewis, Rose Hill, Loretta (Ernest) Wolfe, Gloria (Tony) Stanley, Marilyn (Samuel) Faithful, Ruby (Darryl) Whitstone; aunt: Maggie Cook; father-in-law: Jack Burnup; sister-in-law: Debbie (Grant) Gordon; as well as numerous nieces & nephews & special dear friends: Rita Chief, Candace Quinney, Rhonda Wyatt, Donna Fries
David was predeceased by his father: Daniel Heathen; brother: Ronnie Heathen infant twin at birth; sister: Violet Heathen.
Wake, Monday, July 2, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Onion Lake Communiplex, Onion Lake First Nation, SK .
Funeral Service, Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Onion Lake Communiplex, Onion Lake First Nation, SK with Pastor Martin Naistus officiating. Pallbearers: Richane Chief, Jeff Chief, Trevor Heathen, Ivan Harper, Jorge Trottier, Jeffrey Heathen.
Celebration of David's Life, Friday, July 6, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Lakeview Gospel Centre, 4801-54 Street, Bonnyville, AB with Yvonne Racine officiating.
A private family inurnment service will take place at a later date.
Memorial tributes in the memory of David may be sent to Bonnyville & District SPCA, PO Box 5444, Bonnyville, AB T9N 2G5.