David Blasing

David Blasing

David John Blasing, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Sunday, May 5, 2024.  He was 96.

Born in Normanby Township, son of the late John and Sybilla (Wettlaufer) Blasing.

Survived by his son Robert (Patsy) Blasing, daughter Kathleen Weppler and daughter in law Christine Blasing. Loved grandpa of Ashley, Jessica, Sherri, Bobby and Stephany and 8 great grandchildren. David will be missed by his nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by his beloved wife Edith (nee Petrich) Blasing, son Dennis Blasing, son in law Roy Weppler, brother Harold Blasing and sister Doretta Seifert.  The family wish to send their appreciation and thanks to all the Doctors, nurses and dietary staff at both the Hanover & District Hospital as well as the Lodge at The Village Seniors Community for all their care and compassion shown.

To honour his wishes, cremation has taken place and a Private Graveside Service will be held.  Pastor Lori Pilatzski officiating. Inurnment in Hanover Cemetery with his wife Edith. 

Memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Kidney Foundation or to the Cancer Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover.  

Public Condolences

I have known Dave for 50 years. Dave seam to really like Lions head area.
Very nice guy! He drove Artic cats.
My Condolences to the family.

- Chris Weppler
May 10, 2024

To the Blasing family please accept our deepest condolences on the passing of
Dave. We live across the street from where he lived on 2nd Street.
He was a great neighbour and we had some great chats over the years.
We will cherish the memories. RIP Dave. We will never forget you
Ian and Bernice McDougall

- Ian McDougall
May 8, 2024

Sending our sincere condolences, he will be missed!

- The Village Seniors Community Staff and Residents
May 8, 2024

Kathy, Ashley and family,
We are sorry for your loss. We are sending our sincere condolences.
Thinking of you.
Ken and Linda Roseborough

- Ken and Linda Roseborough
May 8, 2024

I just want to thank you and let you know A second dad as great as you is something very rare.you were and sill are special in my heart.Rest in paradise until we meet again ❤️

- Maria Rauscher Mcleary
May 8, 2024

To Blasing family sending my condolences to you at this most difficult time. Dave and I had some good talks when i came for his visit. I was his PSW when he was at home and later at the Village .RIP my friend.

May 7, 2024

My sincere condolences to the family. I was fortunate to have met and worked with Mr. Blasing maintaining pools. He taught me how to be a good handyman and for this I am grateful. May this wonderful man rest in peace.

- Erik Rauscher
May 7, 2024

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123 10th Street
Hanover, Ontario N4N 1N4
Phone: 519-364-3660
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