• 67 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 15, 1946
  • Place of birth:
  • Date of passing: Apr 21, 2013
  • Place of passing:
Let the memory of VICTOR (PINKY) be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, VICTOR (PINKY) DAUVIN, 67, born on January 15, 1946 and passed away on April 21, 2013. We will remember him forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 21st April 2016

"Daddy it was 3 years ago today I lost my best friend I know mom is now with you and your together again i miss you both so much my heart aches everyday and is forever broken, Love and miss you always and forever <3  <3 you still are and always will be my hero xoxoxo"

This tribute was added by susan wallace on 3rd April 2016

"I only knew you thru wonderful words of praise and dignity, my older cousin Loved you beyond imagination....and misses you beyond words. God Bless you.....your music and life was an inspiration to all of us.
God Bless"

This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 27th March 2016

"Happy Easter daddy miss you so much, im glad you and mommy are back in each others arms thats the only thing that helps me get by love and miss you so much please give mommy a hug for me....Love you both always and forever <3 <3"

This tribute was added by Donna Wiley on 21st February 2016

"Hi, was thinking of you today and how much I miss you. I also want to wish you a Happy Belated Birthday. xoxoxo"

This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 3rd August 2015

"Daddy mommy is now with you for your final chapter in your very own fairytale love story....I miss you both so much your both in my heart always and forever....R.I.P mommy and daddy knowing you are together again is the only thing helping me through this terrible loss.....love you both always and forever <3 <3"

This tribute was added by Rick Dauvin on 21st April 2015

"Two years today since you left us. I miss you as much today. I miss the times we spent talking and laughing. I'll see you again one day! xoxo from your little brother."

This tribute was added by Donna Wiley on 21st April 2015

"To my wonderful brother: It is so hard to believe it is 2 years ago today that I received the terrible news of your death and it was almost at this exact time. The first thing that came to my mind was, "What am I going to do without you, your advice and love?" I always knew I could turn to you for anything, you were my rock and my strength. I confided things to you and knew you would keep it to yourself. You always showed your love for your family and friends, and I learned to do the same from you as I grew up. In all your years, I never saw you angry at anyone, and you always respected people. I can still hear your laugh, and love listening to the CD you sent me of just your songs. I will see you again on the other side, and I know you, Jason, Mom and Dad will be there to greet me and show me the way. I love you forever!!!"

This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 21st April 2015

Its been 2 years today and the pain is like this happened just yesterday, the only thing that helps me is knowing your no longer suffering, you were my rock my best friend and the best father and adad anyone could have asked for, but mom, Chy and me were blessed to have your love and support all these years we have wonderful memories and your music is in our hearts forever, miss you and love you so much, IN MY HEART ALWAYS AND FOREVER, LOVE YOU DADDY ALWAYS AND FOREVER <3<3<3"

This tribute was added by Carl F Hicks on 14th March 2015

"Almost 2 years since your passing..  I always remember the day, in the drafting room, when you said you were leaving for Toronto..  I remember the music at the firehall.. I looked you up, when computers became the norm... I remember your smile and your kindness, even at such a young age.. Now its been my pleasure, to read of the wonderful man, who touched the world, with his talent and love. And to be in awe, of the wonderful family, you came from...  As long as my heart beats, I will remember you...Save me a seat...  I will look you up again..."

This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 15th January 2015

"Happy Birthday daddy to the best dad in the whole world, I love you so much a part of me died when we lost you, you are and always will be the best dad in the world, I miss you so much you are my life and always will be, Love you always and forever, in my heart always and forever xoxoxoxo"

This tribute was added by Donna Wiley on 15th January 2015

"Pinky, another year has come and it is your birthday. I miss calling you as we did every year. There are many times I have needed to talk to you about something, but you are not here. You will be in my heart forever. Happy Birthday to a wonderful brother in heaven."

This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 7th September 2014

"Daddy not a day goes by that i dont miss you, everyday i talk to you and every day i listen to our song, i really really miss you so much every day is getting harder and harder, i just cant believe this is happening i keep wishig i would wake up and its all a bad dream, daddy I love and miss you so much my heart is forever broken, until we see each other again, to hold you again and to touch you again is a dream that one day will come true, until then i love you so much and miss you so much"

This tribute was added by Dee McGraw on 5th June 2014

"Thinking of you today, the days gone by and the wonderful, joyous times we had. So many of our friends are with you now. You are all missed so deeply. I know you are all having a great time together on the other side but we sure miss you down here. Condolences to your family because I know how very much they miss you every day. Always in our hearts Pink. Know that you are still and will always be loved."

This tribute was added by Donna Wiley on 21st April 2014

"A year today you left us to go to a better place, where you are no longer suffering! I miss you and our chats, but most of all I just miss you!!! I loved you not only as a terrific brother, but a friend and a mentor. An old friend of yours told me the other day that she saw the same qualities in me as she saw in you. No one could have ever given me a better compliment. I know we will see each other again some day and it will be a joyful reunion. I love you!!! RIP my big brother. Where you are now, you are not alone. Mom, Dad, Jason, Nanny and Grampy are probably with you now. Please hug them for me and keep them close."

This tribute was added by Donna Wiley on 23rd March 2014

"It will be a year next month since you left us. The time has gone by so fast. I miss our calls and laughing over some little thing. You were always there for me when I needed someone to talk to. I miss you!! Will always love you!"

This tribute was added by Bryan Withers on 23rd March 2014

"I remember you and your band " the Continentals" at the Sackville firehall on Friday nites. This was the start of the best years of my life. Thankyou and rock them in Heaven."

This tribute was added by Rick Dauvin on 23rd March 2014

"I remember Mom, Dad, and me going to the airport to pick him up. He was with Lighthouse at the time. We lived by the high school, and when we arrived home,there was a lot of girls sitting on the hill, whistling and waving to him. Dad looked at us and said" the girls sure do like me".Mom said " sure Vic, sure"."

This tribute was added by todd mackinnon on 23rd March 2014

"pinky you were like a brother to me.i think about you all the time and i never will forget you or the times we spent together.life is not the same without you.i miss you .wish there were more people like you in the world.it would be a much better place"

This tribute was added by Beverly DAngelo on 22nd March 2014

"I sang back up for Pinky in  Toronto in 1970. The band was short lived, but it began a  long journey for me. I wanted to light a candle and thank Pinky for sharing his stage with me, I will never forget it. Rest in peace."

This tribute was added by Dee McGraw on 18th January 2014

"Always in our hearts Pinky."

This tribute was added by Katherine Balser Whitten on 15th January 2014

"Dear Pinky: I will always miss you and the sound of your laughter, and I know that God is rejoicing just to have you playing in his heavely band today. Thank you so very much for leaving us with so many wonderful memories !"

This tribute was added by Brenda Hoffert on 15th January 2014

"Thinking of you on your 67th birthday Pinky. Your voice is not stilled. RIP."

This tribute was added by Jon Lehti on 7th August 2013

"Pinky was the most fun, a good drummer and a real good singer. Lots of fun to play with. Miss you Pink!"

This tribute was added by Donna Bruce on 23rd May 2013

"OMG ... so sad!  We had so many laughs in Yorkville at the coffee house.  Some of the best years of our lives.  You will be missed, that laugh, that smile and humbleness.  Bernice and I send our sincerest condolences to the families.  We shall meet again!"

This tribute was added by Scott McNay on 22nd May 2013

"Mom and dad always left the door unlocked and anyone could drop by for a cup of tea, a meal, or to crash on the couch. A more simple time. You were welcomed into our home and our lives. It was easy to love you. Simply said: you made life better. Even in your passing, because your memory still makes us feel good. Always will. P.S. If you see my mom, give her a hug. She loved your hugs. XO"

This tribute was added by Katherine Balser Whitten on 13th May 2013

"They say that time is a great healer. Well, I don't know about that any more, Pink, as each and every day I miss you more and more, Your laughter ...your contagious smile. So happy that I was blessed to have grown up with you in my life. I will always love you."

This tribute was added by Alison Chapman on 13th May 2013

"Many years have passed since you played for our school dances & had all the girls hearts aflutter including mine.  You have been thought of often in the years since.  Such enthusiasm for music & life in general, to be enjoyed minute by minute.  My condolences to the family, you will never be forgotten."

This tribute was added by Arnie & Roni-Mae HIltz on 1st May 2013

"Our condolences to Pinky's family. We were sadden to hear of your passing and feel badly that we didn't keep better contact . We have many fond memories of the good old days in Toronto and of the band playing in Yorkville and of course the times you guys went golfing and then would stop in for dinner. Will miss you RIP!"

This tribute was added by Terry Fulmer on 28th April 2013

"I was road manager for the Stitch for some 9 months.  There were quarrels between all of us, not serious, but never with Pinky.  How could you disagree with that bright smile and bright outlook?  RIP friend we all will miss you.  God bless his wife and family. Fond memories
Terry Fulmer"

This tribute was added by Pat Mackenzie on 26th April 2013

"Words cannot express the sadness in my heart for the Dauvin family for the loss of such a great person, family man and musician..Our small town of Sackville grieves with the family as well as his many friends he has made throughout the years..with all my sympathy and condolences..R.I.P. Pinky..we will remember you always.."

This tribute was added by Linda Tower on 25th April 2013

"Pinky, time sure flies but seems like yesterday we were all in school and going to the Firehall dances, you were very talented and always quick with a joke. Rip, Vic and Linda Tower"

This tribute was added by Sandra Boal (nee Sears) on 25th April 2013

"I have wondered over the years what happened to you....then my sister called last night to tell me you had passed.  I was so sorry to hear that.  My condolences to your family.  I remember the good times we had growing up in Sackville, the Fire Hall dances, The Continentals. your great sense of humor, and seeing your band (Stitch in Tyme) at the Flick in Toronto.   RIP Pinky."

This tribute was added by Ken Morris on 24th April 2013

"Pink was a proniment and colorful character in my personal book of life. We travelled and played together in the 70's and he always kept our spirits high. He was talented, charming, hilarous, and lovable. I will always remember his smile and outrageous humor. I hope everyone can find some comfort in their many wonderful memories of him. He will be missed by us all."

This tribute was added by Karen MacKenzie on 23rd April 2013

"Our condolences to all of Pinky's family. I remember all laughter from the drafting room at Sackville High and
the dances at the firehall.  He will be missed.
Roger and Karen MacKenzie"

This tribute was added by Jeremy Weedon on 23rd April 2013

"i was pinkys roadie for a spell, he always managed to keep the atmosphere light and fun, it is always hard to say good bye, but especially so in this case as he still owed me $10 bucks for an aborted game of room chess at the atlas in welland, just kidding he would have liked that, my condolences too the family.."

This tribute was added by Sharon Wheaton on 23rd April 2013

"Dear sweet god:  Wondered about you for years, and now to find that you have passed.....RIP......you certainly kept the girls in the class of "65 amused, all those years ago.  I think nearly all loved you and wanted to be your gf!  Condolences to family and friends......sounds like you grew up to be a gentle, caring man!  Good on you Pinky!"

This tribute was added by charlene horwood on 23rd April 2013

"My condolences to the family. I remember pinky from the Sackville days. Our families knew each other, I remember him at school and of course, his music. Sorry to hear of his passing. I was in Toronto when he was in Lighthouse and was proud of the hometown boy.
Charlene Beal Horwood, Kingston. Ont."

This tribute was added by barbara sears on 23rd April 2013

"To the family of Pinky , My condolences on your brothers passing. I know he was truly loved by all who knew him. Sorry I didn't have that privledge. My thoughts and prayers are with you all in your time of sorrow.Hugs to you all."

This tribute was added by Rick Dauvin on 23rd April 2013

"A dear brother that I'm going to miss, all the laughs we had over the years, some partying, some hard times, your music. I'll never forget you.xoxo. RIP!"

This tribute was added by Brenda Hoffert on 23rd April 2013

"Pinky touched everyone with his kind heart and gift for laughter. He was a wonderful musician who added his indelible touch to Lighthouse. He shines on the first three albums and these songs, along with all the other wonderful music he made throughout his life, will be a glorious legacy. Our condolences to the family at such a sad time."

This tribute was added by Laurie Porter on 23rd April 2013

"One of a kind that's for sure Pink they broke the mould when they made you! you will be sadly missed. In our hearts you will Keep us smiling and making us laugh with such fond memories, so much love, it was an honour having you as my brother in-law. xoxoxo"

This tribute was added by Rose Dauvin on 23rd April 2013

"Such a kind and gentle person..always smiling and always seen the best in everyone and joking about things...loved his family and friends..you will be missed Pinky...xo..RIP ...."

This tribute was added by Katherine Balser Whitten on 23rd April 2013

"My dearest Pinky: What do I say at a time like this ? As all I can remember is the laughter we all did, and you made a mark of happiness in my life that I will never forget. Thank you for everything, Pinky. The Good Lord will appreciate your music now."

This tribute was added by John Mackay on 23rd April 2013

"Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Pinky. It was indeed an honor to have met Pinky way, way back in the early days of The Stitch in Tyme playing in the village in TO when I traveled up there on business. I think the most striking thing about Pinky is he would light up a room as soon as he walked in. Rest in Peace & rock on my friend."

This tribute was added by Charlie Quick on 23rd April 2013

"What else can one say. Everyone and I mean everyone who spent any time with Pinky loved the man."

This tribute was added by Vikki Borja on 22nd April 2013

"Love you daddy miss you so much"

This tribute was added by Melissa Beynon on 22nd April 2013

"Many condolences to Sue & Vikki...many fond memories; always a smile on your face, hands always ready to pinch the cheeks of those who didn't! Say hello to my dad up there, will you please?"

This tribute was added by Dee McGraw on 22nd April 2013

"We laughed so hard at so little and had so many wonderful times together. You were always a true friend, not a pretentious bone in your body. I loved you then, I love you now. Everyone who knew you loved you. If they didn't, there was definitely something wrong with them. So many wonderful memories from being teenagers to becoming adults (or at least trying). Forever in our hearts."

This tribute was added by John Yorke on 22nd April 2013

"Pinky... We laughed so much my sides would ache. The silly things we said and did when on the road in the old VW van. The fun we had on stage. We thought it would never end. Unfortunately all things must pass. RIP Pinky! Condolences to family and friends."

This tribute was added by Estelle Turner on 22nd April 2013

"What a sad day for all who knew you.  Will always remember your great smile .  My thoughts and prayers are with your family and friends."

This tribute was added by Cory Mann on 22nd April 2013

"I am so sad for your family...
Many fond memories; Adam & I camping in your backyard in Sackville; those crazy Stitch suits & the wonderful music u made! Standing up for you & Sue all those years ago & watching u play golf in the snow the day after. RIP my friend you were a one & only one"

This tribute was added by Dean Phinney on 22nd April 2013

"You will not be forgotten. Growing up in Sackville NB, our families lived so close, we were almost neighbours. Remembering the fire hall dances when you were with "The Continentals". Also visiting you at your home in Toronto. You will be missed. RIP Pinky."

This tribute was added by Bill Dureen on 22nd April 2013

"Those days in Yorkville were so much more enjoyable when Pinky was around, joking and kibitzing. We'll miss him..Condolences to family and friends.."

This tribute was added by Reg Sears on 22nd April 2013

"To the family.. I will remember Pinky for many years to come, hearing him play the drums at home in Sackville, going to dances in Sackville, Amherst and area and seeing him in Halifax and Toronto.. visiting him at home in TO and him and Grant putting on a show for the guys and girls at CFB Toronto, he was a friend that I will miss ."

This tribute was added by Bruce Wheaton on 22nd April 2013

"RIP Pinky... it was great being your friend all of these years and it was also great being your band mate in the "Stitch In Tyme" and our first band ever "The Continentals"... I'll always remember you..... My condolences to your family.... You'll be missed brother...."

This tribute was added by Cynthia Sanderson on 22nd April 2013

"My condolences to your family. You will be missed very much Pinky and i am glad that i knew you. xo"

This tribute was added by DONNA WILEY on 22nd April 2013

"My dear brother: I am going to really miss you. Who will I call now when I have a problem and need a shoulder to lean on. I know you will find Jason on your journey, and look after him until I see you again. RIP!"

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