August 26, 1941 - February 27, 2016
Service Date: March 2, 2016
Funeral Home Ottawa - Westboro Chapel
David John Statham
Commander (Retired Royal Canadian Navy)
Peacefully at the Ottawa General Hospital on Saturday, February 27, 2016 at age 74. Beloved husband of Susanne Statham (née Huwiler). Loving father of Brian, Lisa and Robert, and step-father of Taranee and Kristina. Grandfather of Chloé, Charlotte, Cameron, Zoe, Elle, Max, Keir, Savannah and Marley. Son of the late Sidney Statham and Naomi Statham (née McGibbon). Dear brother of James and Susan. David was an avid outdoorsman and fisherman. Former Commodore of the Rideau Canoe Club, Flag Officer of the Eastern Ontario Division, Canoe and Kayak Canada, and active member and former Vice-President of the Swiss Montagna Singers. Visitation will be held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes,403 Richmond Rd., Ottawa on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 from 12 p.m. until time of service in the Chapel at 2 p.m. followed by reception.