October 19, 2018
David John McConnell passed away February 5, 2018 in Hong Kong after a four year battle with brain cancer.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Knox Crieff Church Hall on Sunday May 27th from 1:30 – 4 p.m. David is survived by his sisters: Margaret Clark, Gwen (Doug) MacRobbie, Diane (late Roger) Horuk and Sandy (John) Nevett, his brother Don (Susan) McConnell, his sister-in-law Mary McConnell, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents Alex and Florence McConnell and brother Kenneth. David was born March 2, 1961 while his family lived on the Gore Rd at Hoover Park and later they moved to the village of Crieff. He attended Knox Church Crieff. He graduated from University of Guelph. For more than 20 years David was employed by Gucci/Kering.
At the time of his death he was the Regional (Asian) Information Systems Director at Kering Hong Kong/Luxury Goods & Jewelry. His employment took him to many parts of the world, and he will be remembered fondly by friends and co-workers in Hong Kong, Japan and Switzerland.