September 23, 1925 – March 17, 2016
Passed away peacefully with his family by his side, on March 17, 2016. Predeceased by his son, Raymond Manning, brothers Stan and Hugh Castle, and sister Helen Castle. Survived by his wife of 58 years, Lenore Castle, daughter Tonya Castle and granddaughters Elizabeth and Charlotte; son Paul Manning, daughter-in-law Arlene Manning (Raymond), granddaughters Raylene and Stacey, and five great-grandchildren. David was a lifelong member of the Hamilton Choral Community, starting as a choir boy at St. Mark’s Anglican Church in 1933. He was a member of the Civic Concert Choir, the Bach Elgar Choir and the John Laing singers. A veteran of WWII, David was a commissioned Officer in the Royal Canadian Air Force, serving as a wireless air gunner. David will be missed by friends, family and clients. The family sincerely thanks the staff of St. Peter’s Residence for the care and kindness David received. Friends will be received by the family on Monday evening from 7-9 at the Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas, where David’s Service will be held on Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. Donations to St. Peter’s Residence, Alzheimer’s Society or charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.