July 27, 1939 – October 2, 2016
David B. Determan, 77, passed away in his sleep at St. Joseph Hospital on Sunday in Bellingham, WA. He was born on July 27, 1939 to Ben and Vi Determan in St. Paul, MN.
On February 27,1965, Dave married Marcia Richards in California. Survivors include Dave’s wife Kim, his 2 daughters Sherrie of Sedro-Woolley, and Liz (Darrell) Wilson of Victoria, BC, step-children Traci Walker, Kristopher Kennedy, Ashlee Boyke and Jon Kennedy; grandchildren Matthew Determan, Christian (Kelsey) Wood, Megan Wilson, Jake Wilson, Winter Sky Walker, Zack and Ethan Rowe, John Jr., Kori and Aiden Kennedy, and Kern Burns, and 3 great great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, his wife Marcia, and brother Dean Determan.
Dave retired from Alcoa Intalco Works. He was also a volunteer fireman at Point Whitehorn fire station, and retired after 25 years. A celebration of life will be held Sunday, October 23 from 2 to 5 p.m at The Barn Youth Center, 9273 Guide Meridian, Lynden WA.