HANKS, David


It is with great sadness and much love that our family announces the passing of our father David Hanks on June 10, 2021, at the age of 92.

His memory will be cherished by his wife of 70 years Myrtle Hanks; daughter Donna (David) Cunningham; son Murray (Joan) Hanks; 3 grandchildren Scott (Cassie) Hanks, Jillian (Matt) Meyer, Megan Hanks; 3 great-grandchildren Copper Cunningham, Cody Cunningham, Spencer Hanks; and 2 sisters Sadie (Vince) Hancock and Dora (Ervin) Miller.

Dave was predeceased by one grandchild Jason Cunningham; his parents Albert and Amelia; 3 brothers Alfred (Ella) Hanks, Jim (Nancy) Hanks, Frank Hanks; and 4 sisters Elsie (Walter) Posein, Agnes (Ace) Roth, Anne Shaw, and Gladys (Ron) Pearson.

A public viewing will be held on Thursday, June 17, 2021, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Serenity Funeral Service, 5311 91 Street NW, Edmonton.

A private service will take place on Saturday, June 19, 2021, with interment to follow at Glenwood Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, donations in David’s honour may be made directly to the Canadian Bible Society.


Serenity Funeral Service – South Edmonton, (780)450-0101

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Marj Murray

Uncle Dave had the best smile ever.
He was one of the kindest and sweetest uncles ever.
Going to really miss you Uncle Dave.
I hope you and my dad find each other in heaven
– Marj (Hanks) Murray

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