Neil David Thistle, age 61, passed peacefully at home in the presence of his family on February 12, 2018. He is survived by his wife Irene of 43 years, two sons, one daughter, four grandchildren, two daughters in-law, three brothers, one sister and their families. Family, friends and business associates alike will dearly miss Neil’s integrity, generosity, spirit, charm, wisdom and wit. Visitation will be held at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Thursday, February 15 from 3-8 p.m. Cremation to follow. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.carnells.com.