David Andrew McNamee

December 8, 1920 - November 29, 2013

McNAMEE — MWO (Ret'd) David Andrew McNamee, CD, died peacefully at home in Trenton, ON, on Friday, November 29, 2013. Dave was born December 8, 1920, in Killarney, Manitoba. He enjoyed a long career in the RCAF, serving in British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and Labrador, first as an air frame mechanic during World War II and later as an Air Force policeman. After leaving the RCAF in 1970, he spent nine years as Chief Constable, Brandon City Police. He then moved to southern Ontario and served with the Corps of Commissionaires before retiring in Grimsby. He moved to Trenton in 2009. Dave was predeceased by his parents Andy and Allie McNamee, brother Delmer, first wife Sadie, his wife Lue and grandson Kelly Regis. He is survived by sons Garry (Judy) of Wellington and Rick (Dianne) of Belleville, daughters Judy Regis of Kingston, Dona Geggie (Don) of Picton and Terry McNamee of Trenton, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations may go to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Heart and Stroke Association or the Brain Tumour Association of Canada. “I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings.” (from High Flight, by RCAF Pilot Officer John Gillespie Magee) Arrangements entrusted to the Whattam Funeral Home.