August 29, 1952 – July 5, 2018

It is with sad hearts we announce that David John Barber passed away after a brief battle with cancer on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at the age of 65 years. Dave will be greatly missed by his wife, Barbara; his daughter, Noelle (Lowell); grandchildren, Dominic and Kira; sisters, Betty (Syl), Elaine (Wayne), Gladys, and Florence; brothers, Russ (Erline), and Cliff (Gloria); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Dave is predeceased by his parents, Robert Cecil and Mary Brenda Milton (nee Keen) Barber; sister, Shirley; brothers, Ken, Larry, and Leonard.

In lieu of flowers donations will be gratefully accepted in memory of Dave by The Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue NW Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1Z2

A celebration of Dave’s life will take place at a later date. For details of service and to leave condolences please email Dave’s family at

Celebration of Life
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
at 3:00 pm
Gibbons Community Cultural Centre
5115 – 51 Street
Gibbons, Alberta