David Bueckert, 79, of Didsbury, AB, went to be with his Lord on February 22nd, 2019 as a result of complications from surgery. David was born on November 8, 1939 to Abraham and Susan in Osler, SK. He was the youngest of 10 children. He was 19 years old when he married the love of his life, Nettie Hiebert on October 24, 1959. He worked various construction jobs until 1972 when he started driving a mixer truck for Lafarge Concrete which he enjoyed for the next 37 years until he retired and they moved to Didsbury, AB to be closer to their children. David and Nettie have four remaining children Rita(Don)McGregor of Calgary, AB; Doreen(John)Beaupre of Penticton, BC; Gordon(Diane)Bueckert of Olds, AB and Timothy(Shannon)Bueckert of Calgary, AB along with seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren. He is predeceased by his parents, all 10 of his siblings and one son, Geoffrey Bueckert. David was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was a quiet, kindhearted, soft-spoken man who loved the Lord and his family. He especially enjoyed watching hockey and football cheering for the Oilers and the Roughriders. Memorial service will be held at 2pm at First Baptist Church in Olds, AB, 5005-53 Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Ethnos Canada/New Tribes Mission c/o ‘The Ospina Family’, Box 707 Durham, ON N0G 1R0
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