November 23, 1955 – April 9, 2015
David was born in Nelson, B.C. on November 23, 1955 to Frank and Phil Aikins and passed away April 9, 2015, at the age of 59, in Kelowna, B.C.
He is survived by his wife, Katy Martel, mother Phil Aikins, children, David, Cheryl, and Shawn; Katy’s children Johan, Victor and Linda – Ann and grandchildren Natasha, Darius, Anne, Anastasia and Iollan; sisters Sandra (Gordon) and Christine (Greg); nephews Robert (Samantha), Stacey (Amanda), nieces Colleen (Mark), Heather (Sam), Lorraine (Skip) and Reanne (Tony) and numerous great-nephews and nieces.
He was predeceased by his grandfather James Fuell, father Frank Aikins, daughter Lisa Marie Aikins and niece Kerry Couston.
A Celebration of Life will be held at First Baptist Church, 611 Fifth Street, Nelson B.C. on Monday April 20, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Canadian Diabetes Foundation.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfs.ca Funeral arrangements are under the direction of
Thompson Funeral Service Ltd.