David Gordon McNeil

May 21st, 2021

McNEIL, David Gordon


Dave McNeil of Airdrie, Alberta passed away peacefully in the early morning hours with his family by his side on Friday, May 21, 2021 at the Rosedale Hospice at the age of 59 years.

He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 30 years, Melody; son, Cameron; grandson, Winston; granddaughter, Ophelia; parents, Archie (Diane) McNeil and Mary Johns; brothers, Daryll, Greg and Brian and their families; father-in-law, Vic Zroback (Diane); sister-in-law, Bev McDonald (Bruce); brother-in-law, Andrew Zroback (Darlene); as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Dave was predeceased by his son, Matthew; and his mother-in-law, Cary Zroback.

He will be remembered for his love of flyfishing, building model boats, and his willingness to always lend a helping hand. Family was number one to Dave, and his grandchildren were the apple of his eye.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Homecare and Rosedale Hospice. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 235 Manning Road SE, Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.


I am so sorry Mel, I wish I could just hug you we will get together as soon as we can sending all my love and hugs to you.

Melody,Cameron and family .....we are so very sorry for the loss of your beloved husband and father ... Dave always came across as very gentle and kind . Our world needs more Daves .

Rest in peace. Love you always and forever in our hearts. Condolences to Mel and Cameron in their moment of suffering. A great man leaves a large hole once departed. Love you.

Our sincere condolences to Mel and your family. We will always have great memories of our gatherings and adventures together. May Dave forever hold all of the Bauers and have the strength to go on his own. He was alway great at the game.

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