David Carl Gillespie, Formerly of Mono, Ontario passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019 in his 62nd year. He will be greatly missed by his wife of 27 years Patsy and son Daniel and wife Emily, grandchildren Alyssa and Breanna of Camrose, Alberta. He will be missed by many. David was a major Toronto Blue Jay’s fan and also loved music and took up guitar playing later in life, hosting many fun filled Friday night jams. David was able to live out his dream job of farming for most of his life in and around the Orangeville/ Grand Valley area. The last few years of his life he was an iron worker/ rod buster where he thoroughly enjoyed the comradely of everyone he worked with and actually looked forward to going to work. He also enjoyed grooming the snowmobile trails for the Huronia/ Orangeville club. He had great fun coaching ball hockey for the Orangeville New Hope Community Church. David was a true friend of rare character who treated everyone as his brother and right to the end was concerned about helping others.