David Benjamin Gooden

Dave Gooden passed away peacefully on January

19 at his home in Parksville, lovingly supported by

family. He was 86 years old.

He is survived by his wife Jill Gooden of 31 years, children Les

(Tatiana), Bryan (Juliet), Kevin (Deanna), and Elizabeth Taylor,

and step-children Robert Graham, Maree Roome and Heather

McPhee. He is survived also by numerous grandchildren and

great-grandchildren, as well as his first wife Dorothy Gooden

and sisters Dora Gooden and Florence Hutchison.

A Celebration of Life was held on Saturday, January 23, 2016

at Knox United Church in Parksville, BC