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David Beatty

December 11, 1953 ~ July 21, 2017 (age 63)

Beatty, David Francis

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of David on July 21, 2017 at the age of 63 years.  Beloved husband and best friend of Yvonne Beatty (nee Paulin). Dearly loved brother of Diana Courchesne (Dave), Jan Csuzdi (Warner), Steve Beatty (Lois) and Chris Beatty (Kathy). Loving uncle of Leigh (Jason), Jennifer (Mike), Paul, Catherine (Vincent), and Nick (Jenn). Great uncle to nieces Clara and Lauren and nephew Miles.  David will be sadly missed by his dear friend Dave Johnson, his extended family and many friends. Predeceased by his parents Francis William (Bud) and Aletha Audrey Beatty (nee Nicholson). David spent many years working as a locomotive engineer with the ONR and the OVR.                                                        

Family will be receiving visitors at the McGuinty Funeral Home (North Bay) on Thursday July 27th, 2017 from 4 – 8 pm. The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to Paramed, especially Mercedes and Kasia, CCAC, Heather McGuinty & Dr. Mike Leckie for their compassion and care of Dave. If desired donations to the Nipissing Serenity Hospice is suggested. Online condolences can be made at

"Remember him when you hear the train whistle blow"

 Service Information

July 27, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McGuinty Funeral Home Limited
591 Cassells Street
North Bay, ON P1B 3Z8


Whispering Pines Funeral Home- Crematorium
15 King St. E
Powassan, ON P0H1Z0

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