David Barry Sharples

Feb 14, 1942 – Dec 9, 2015


Dave was born in Boise, ID and lived in Seattle, WA with his family.  He was a proud Vietnam Veteran, who served in the U.S. Navy on the aircraft carrier USS Hancock.  Dave owned his own construction business.  He was a wonderful father, grandfather and husband.  His grandsons were the light of his life.  He had a heart of gold.  He married Glenda Aalgaard on November 1, 1964.  They have two children:  Amanda and Andy.  Andy and his wife Julie have Dave’s grandsons:  Gavin and Jenson.  He was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Edith Sharples, and his brother Bob.  He is survived by his wife, children and grandchildren, his sisters Elizabeth and MaryLou, and their families.   A memorial will be held for the family.  


This obituary is provided by Bonney-Watson, providing caring and compassionate funeral, cremation and cemetery services since 1868. We have a professional staff, four funeral homes, two cremation facilities and one of the largest cemeteries south of Seattle, as well as a comprehensive grief support program.