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Born: Sep 09, 1959
Date of Passing: Nov 17, 2019Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
He was born in Neepawa, MB, to Mike and Mary Harapiak on September 9, 1959. Dave graduated from Neepawa Collegiate in 1977. After graduating from Red River Community College in 1980 with a diploma in Business Administration, he joined the Royal Bank where he had several postings. Dave then made a career change to commercial real
estate, and eventually sales of fabric covered buildings. His interests included hunting, fishing, baseball, and spending time with
family and friends. He loved blessing people with his cooking and hospitality.
Dave is lovingly remembered by his wife Debbie, children, Alannah (Randy) and Braxton, sister Zenova (Gary), brother John (Louise), and so many more family and friends. He is predeceased by his parents, Mike and Mary.
The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the staff at Concordia Hospital, Bardal Funeral Home, and the congregation of Elmwood MB.
The memorial service will be held at Elmwood Mennonite Brethren Church, 145 Henderson Highway, Winnipeg, on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a charity of your choice.
Bardal Funeral Home
843 Sherbrook Street, 204-774-7474
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 20, 2019
Condolences & Memories (7 entries)
Dear Debbie and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember your husband from our work holiday gatherings as a friendly, warm, and down to earth fellow, who did all the cooking. My sincerest condolences. - Posted by: Nikki Isaac (Debbie’s former coworker) on: Nov 24, 2019
Our condolences to you and your family. We grieve with you on your loss especially at such an early age. Sieg and Teenie - Posted by: Siegfried Wall (Church family to Alannah and Randy Mac) on: Nov 22, 2019
Debbie, my sincere condolences to you and your family. I have great memories of a great man that always made me laugh and could lighten every moment. Both you and Dave always made me feel so welcome. Dan - Posted by: DAN SINCLAIR (FRIEND) on: Nov 21, 2019
Debbie and family, wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to hold forever in your heart. Hold tight to memories for comfort, lean on your family and friends for strength, and always remember how much you are loved by us. We share in this time of grief and also in the love and memory of Dave. Auntie Pearl and Uncle Steve Stratulat from Saskatoon, Cynthia and Michael from Calgary, Sandra and James from Ottawa, Alexandra and Arman from Ottawa. - Posted by: Cynthia Stratulat (Cousin ) on: Nov 21, 2019
I am deeply sorry to hear of David’s passing and convey my sincere condolences to the family. He was always cheerful and upbeat and enjoyed the few conversations I had with him. - Posted by: Jacquie Watson (Childhood neighbor) on: Nov 21, 2019
Debbie and family, We are deeply saddened to hear of Dave’s passing. His infectious giggle and positive attitude will be sorely missed. I’m sure he’ll be doing some serious fishing in his new residence upstairs. Our sincerest condolences to all of your family members. - Posted by: Gerry and Janice Bell ( Katie and Chapin) (Friends) on: Nov 20, 2019
So sorry Debbie and family Was sadden to hear of Dave!! He and his family where neighbors while we grew up!! Thinking of you all Including John and Zenova!!! Brenda Madill (Birch ) - Posted by: Brenda Madill (Birch ) (old neighbor when we where growing up) on: Nov 20, 2019
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