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SURGEONER: David Alexander

SURGEONER: David Alexander


It is with great sadness that the family of the late David A. Surgeoner announce his passing at the St. Catharines General Hospital on November 1, 2020 at the age of 95. Born in Toronto, Ontario on June 20, 1925 to the late James and Martha Surgeoner.  David was predeceased by his beloved wife Vivian (2009). Loving father of David and Darlene (Rick). Cherished grandfather of Sarah and Ashley Neufeld. Great grand father to Ayden, Aubray, and Abigayle.  David is pre deceased by his 6 siblings James, Peggy, Audrey, Sam, John and Bobby. David served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1942-1945 on the HMCS Whitby and the HMS Ettrick. David spent most of his life before and after the war working for Bell Canada. He retired in 1982 with over 40 years of service. He had also been a long-standing member of the St. Catharines Golf and Country Club, since 1949. As per David’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to PASSFIELD MORTUARY SERVICES INC. (905) 682 0474. A special “thank you” to the Nurses at St. Catharines General Hospital, Unit 3B, for all of your care and compassion towards our father.  If desired, donations to the Lincoln County Humane Society, or the Toronto Humane Society would be appreciated by David’s family.


  • James Austin Posted November 3, 2020 6:00 pm

    I am deeply saddened to hear the news that my Uncle Dave has passed. My sincere condolences to my cousins Darlene, David and family.. A true Surgeoner who loved the game of golf. The last of a generation RIP.

  • Dawn Kennedy Posted November 4, 2020 10:12 am

    Reminisce the good and happy memories, for those can give you
    some comfort of your loss.
    Deepest sympathy to the entire family.
    Dave, Darlene , Sarah, and Ashley, I know you loved your father, and grandfather
    with all your heart. My condolences
    Dawn Kennedy

  • Joan Michon Posted November 10, 2020 9:14 pm

    Sorry for your loss. When I visited my mother at The Heatherwood I talked to your father/grandfather. He was a real gentleman . Take care.

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