David Blackburn

Obituary of David Frederick Blackburn

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The family of David Frederick Blackburn sadly announce his sudden passing on February 6, 2024, in Halifax at the age of 72. David was born in Halifax on April 7, 1951, to Kenneth and Margaret (Brackett) Blackburn. Survived by former spouse, Susan Whalen; he also leaves behind brothers, Mike, Patrick, and Joseph (Charlene); also, sisters, Colleen Hall, Peggy (Bob) Howell, Holly (Doug) Anderson and Joan (Cyril) Westhaver. David is also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary MacKenzie; his parents, and brother Tommy. Arrangements have been entrusted to T. J Tracey Cremation and Burial Specialists, Halifax. Cremation has taken place and there will be no service by request. To leave words of condolence for the family please visit: www.tjtracey.com. Donations in memory of David can be made to the Salvation Army Center of Hope, 2044 Gottingen Street, Halifax.