Mr. Dave W. Bonella of Parkland Beach, Alberta passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Friday, November 9, 2012 at the age of 65 years.

Dave will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his beloved wife, Charlotte; his son, David (Sarah) Bonella of Sooke, B.C.; his stepsons, Bill Klippert (Amy Kennedy) of Airdrie; and Ben Klippert (Brandi LePard) of Calgary; his daughters, Amanda Bonella of Calgary; and Candace (Lenny) McCullough of Airdrie; and his stepdaughter, Heather (Roy) Valberg of Calgary. Dave will also be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by four treasured grandchildren, Tamika, Jeffrey, Mikaela, and Jacob; his mother, Dorothy Bonella of Calgary; his sister, Cori Suttie also of Calgary; as well as two nieces. Dave was predeceased by his father, Herb.

A Memorial Service in Celebration of Dave’s Life was held at the Bethany CollegeSide Community Hall, 99 College Circle, Red Deer on Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Cremation took place at the Central Alberta Crematorium, Red Deer. If friends desire, memorial tributes in Dave’s Memory may be made directly to the Buy-A-Net Malaria Prevention Group, Box 1063, Kingston, Ontario K7L 4Y5 or online at

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