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October 16, 2022

David Herbert Nurton of Owen Sound died peacefully at Country Lane Nursing Home in Chatsworth, Sunday, Oct. 16, 2022, in his 77th year. He was born in Cardiff, Wales, May 25, 1946. Beloved husband of Joan Nurton (nee Mahood) for 51 years. Loving father of Lisa, Michael, Bryan (Robin), and Angela, all of Owen Sound. Cherished Grampa of Julia, Ian, Isla, and Quinn. Dear brother of Douglas (Pat) and Derrick (Liz) of Kincardine. Predeceased by his parents, Doug and Doris Nurton (nee McCreath). A heartfelt “Thank you!” to all of the dedicated and compassionate doctors, nurses, and staff who cared for David over the past several years. Words are not enough to express our sincerest gratitude. David’s life will be celebrated by his family according to his wishes; arrangements entrusted to the Brian E. Wood Funeral Home, Owen Sound, 519-376-7492. In lieu of flowers, the family would greatly appreciate memorial contributions to Diabetes Canada, Parkinson Society of Southwestern Ontario, the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce, or the Owen Sound Regional Hospital Foundation, as expressions of sympathy. On-line condolences and donations can be sent by visiting David’s memorial at