David Charles Neal
It is with great sadness that the family of David Charles Neal announce his passing which occurred on Wednesday May 17,2017, at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Saint John, NB, on February 25, 1944, he was a son of the late William and Patricia (Roberts) Neal.
David is survived by his 3 children: Christopher Neal, Michael Neal and Birdena Lavigne; grandchildren: Keaton Lavigne, Mackenzie Lavigne and Dawson Neal; brother, Gregg Neal; sister, Susan Teehan (Wally); along with several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, David was predeceased by his brother, Dale Neal; sisters: Nancy Rody and Janice Green.
In his early life, David was an Army Major, he moved on to a career as an optometrist. He enjoyed walking every day with his cigar, while giving a peace sign as a wave to people passing by. David will be missed by all who knew him, loved and never forgotten.
Arrangements are under the care of Brenan’s Funeral Home, 111 Paradise Row, Saint John (506-634-7424). Keeping with David’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service. For those who wish, remembrances to a charity of the Donor’s Choice would be appreciated by the family.