David Kirkwood, 49, of Orange passed away on Saturday, Jan. 12, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. David was a native of Greenock, Scotland; born on Oct. 22, 1963 to parents Margaret Boyland and Alexander Charles Richard Kirkwood.
David had lived most of his life in Orange, since 1978, and had also lived in Colorado. He served his country in the Navy. David was an avid fisherman, hunter, watching hockey and a Denver Broncos fan. David loved spending time with his sons; he will be missed dearly by all.
David is survived by his mother, Margaret Boyland Kirkwood of Orange; father, Alexander Kirkwood and wife, Margo of Brownsville; sons, David Joseph Kirkwood of Memphis, TN, William Alexander Kirkwood of Deweyville, and his mother, Kimberley Kirkwood; brothers, Alan Richard Kirkwood and wife, Tammy of Orange, Andrew Scott Kirkwood of Orange, nieces, Tiara Brooklyn Kelley of Orange, Angela McCauley and Christy Burton both of Houston.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 5:00 pm until 6:00 pm, with a memorial service at 6:00 pm at Dorman Funeral Home. Cremation held under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home.
Condolences may be sent for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.
In lieu flowers the family has asked for donation to be made to Dorman Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.