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Donald James Popescul

October 20, 1945 - January 5, 2018



Donald passed away at Abbotsford Hospital on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the age of 72 years. He is predeceased by his loving wife  Norma in 2012 and his parents George and Vera.  Don is survived by his daughter Shannon Thuricke;  grandchildren Michael and Victoria Thuricke; brother Gordon Popescul; sisters Catherine Stuart, Rosemary Hulmka and Linda Bartlette; nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.  No service by request.  Donations to the Abbotsford SPCA would be greatly appreciated.


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From: Mark Huang
Relation: acquiantance

May you sink every putt you see, like you used to. RIP Don.

From: victor turcott
Relation: golfing buddy

I ll miss putting over your sunflower seeds, yor 22 yr old blue shorts with your gorgeous legs and of course the “no expression one liners” which you were the best at..

oh …..and the classic 3 and 4 putts on 17 and 18 when you were to far ahead
cheers…my friend : )

From: Jean Daniels Schnitzler
Relation: Aunt: informed by Rosemary

My condolence. Shannon, Michael and Victoria. Gordon, Cathy, Rosemary, Linda and all the family. How it hurts to lose a loved one. Take care and many blessings.
So much love Aunt Jean

From: Ray Johnson
Relation: Friend

Don was a great friend! Cheered for the right team (Riders). He couldn’t putt but the potatoe juice was great! Truly a great man!

From: Rosemary Hamulka

Donald you were my big brother,and super hero when I was young. I will cherish that thought in my heart TIL I see him and Norma again. Rest In Peace

From: Carole Wunderlich(Daniels)
Relation: Cousin..daughter of Francis and George Daniels

To my cousins which I have not seen since we were very young, Iam sorry to hear about the passing of your brother Don.😂

From: Jacqueline Crowther (Daniels)
Relation: Cousin - daughter of Jack and Margaret Daniels

My condolences to everyone that loved Don. Each of the Daniels family cousins have some pretty amazing and funny memories of our cousin Don, like riding the pigs on the farm. May Don live on in the sharing of our individual and common memories.

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