David Edward Kampe

August 15, 1941 ~ May 8, 2019 (age 77)


I will arise and go now, for always night and day

I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore;

While I stand on the roadway, or on the pavements grey,

I hear it in the deep heart’s core.

                                 -Yeats The Lake Isle if Innisfree


The family of David Edward Kampe August 16, 1941-May 8, 2019, is remembering his life. We are surrounded of reminders of his kind and caring nature, his love for his community and appreciation for home cooked food, fresh Okanagan fruits and vegetables, and love for being on the lake. As we loved you, so we miss you; and when we are at the lake we know we are with you. Missing David is his brother Victor and Kathleen Kampe, niece Vickie and Minas, nephew Todd and Anona, and 5 great nieces and nephews; many loyal friends, employees and colleagues. David’s legacy was philanthropy, he made many generous contributions to his beloved community over the years, in family entertainment, health care, local sports, and education. David believed in building the future through education. His generosity continues in the Penticton Secondary Schools Bursary and Scholarship Foundation. Help us honour David Kampe’s legacy with your own acts of kindness and contributions to the Penticton Secondary Schools Bursary and Scholarship Foundation (mailing address: 158 Eckhardt Ave East Penticton BC, V2A 1Z3. Registered charity number 890405244RR0001.)

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Celebration of Life
June 23, 2019

1:00 PM
Penticton Trade and Convention Center
273 Power Street
Penticton, BC V2A 7K9

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