Funeral Service For Woods Of Ypres Leader Announced
A formal funeral service for David Gold — a founding member of Canadian black and doom metal band Woods of Ypres — will be held on Wednesday, December 28, at Northwood Funeral Home.
That’s located at 942 Great Northern Road.
Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., with services to follow. A party will follow starting at 6:00 p.m. at a location to be announced later.
David was killed last Wednesday afternoon (December 21) in a car accident near Barrie, Ontario. He was 31 years old.
Police officials said the accident involved a vehicle and a pedestrian and occurred at 1:30 p.m. on Highway 400 north of Highway 89.
The police shut down the northbound lanes at Highway 89 and traffic was diverted from the scene as OPP highway safety investigators collected evidence.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
The accident occurred just hours after Gold texted his mother in Sault Ste. Marie that he was on his way home, reports claim.
There were no other injuries.