Passed away peacefully at home in his sleep on June 17, 2017, at the age of 92 years. He was a veteran of the Second World War, serving in the Canadian Airforce in bomber command as a rear gunner (426 Squadron). He is survived by his loving wife Judith Darke, devoted son David Darke, daughters the late Susan Hill (predeceased 2011) and Julia Smith and loving granddaughter Mia Smith and sister Dorothy Joy and nephews Bill Joy, Jim Joy, Steve McCartney and niece Debra Ney. He will be sadly missed by his family.
The family will receive friends for visitation at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas Street N., Cambridge on Thursday, June 22, 2017 from 1-3pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.
Thursday, June 22, 2017