|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1972|
|Death: ||Sep. 1, 2008|
Master Corporal, 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment based in Petawawa, Ontario. He was a career soldier and a paratrooper who deployed to Afghanistan in February 2005. A few months after his return to Canada, while training for a second tour of duty, he became seriously ill. He passed away at age 36 in September 2008 following complications during treatments for lung cancer and a brain tumor.
MCpl Goodrich was remembered for his devotion to his military career and his military family lifestyle. Dave was also an avid motorcyclist who enjoyed riding and meeting new friends along the open road. His weekend meet and greet in his various garages, were enjoyed by all who knew him. He also had a love for garage/yard sales.
Dave is survived by of his wife Stephanie, son Brayden, parents Roy and Audrey Goodrich, sisters Debbie (Dean) Flay, Wanda (Terry) Bexson, Sharon and Brenda, extended family and many friends.
Service was held at Capital Memorial Gardens, Ottawa. A Memorial Mass was celebrated at CFB Petawawa on Friday, September 5th, 2008.
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Milou
Record added: Dec 19, 2008
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