It is with great sadness we announce the death of our father.
David Carroll was born in Toronto Ontario on July 28, 1926 along with his twin brother Donald. His parents, Joseph and Evelyn Carroll later had his sister Olive. After High School Dave joined the Army and was stationed in Vernon, B.C. where he met his wife Hazel (McMullen) Carroll. They married in Toronto. He eventually settled in a job with United Airlines and lived in Bakersfield Ca, Vancouver and Richmond B.C. After his retirement Dave and Hazel moved to Lumby B.C. When his wife became ill and had to be moved to a care home Dave sold his home in Lumby and moved to Sidney B.C. where he lived until he passed away on February 15. Dave was very active in the Royal Canadian Legion, the Army Navy and Airforce Veteran’s Club, an avid supporter of the SPCA and a life-long fan of the Chicago Cubs.
He is survived by his daughter Lynn (Ron)Radbourne of Victoria, grandchildren Lisa, Shelia Carroll-Ann, Wendy and Sarah, and by his son Dan Storms of Lumby and grandchildren Sharon&Sarah and Kevin. Dave had many friends and relatives who will miss him.
Dave’s family would like to thank the residents and staff of Beechwood and Victoria General Hospital for their care and support.
First Memorial Funeral Services
1155 Fort St.
Victoria BC V8V 3K9
Wednesday February 23, 2011 at 1 PM