November 19, 1935 – August 6, 2014

Brooks_Don_OvalBrooks, Donald “Don” – Passed away on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Villa, beloved husband of Bev (nee Kane), in his 79th year. Dear father of Michele (Vince), Patrick (Annie), Leslie (Mark), Janice, and Jennifer (Terry). Don will be sadly missed by his “Hippy Farmers” (Grandkids); Meghan (Dustin), Derek (Sara),  Jordan, Abigail, Matthew, Josh, DJ, Shannon, Patrick, Nolan, Samantha, his great granddaughter Addison, sister Darlene Cornell (John), and his brother Gord (Barb). Predeceased by his sister Audrey Gottfredsen and brother Russell Brooks. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Give Kathy a Hug! Friends will be received by the family on Monday afternoon and evening from 2-4 & 6-8 at the Cattel, Eaton & Chambers Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas, where the Service for Don will be held Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. Cremation has taken place. The family wishes to thank the staff of Pinegrove at St. Joseph’s Villa for the love and care provided to Don and the family,  and to the CCAC. Expressions of sympathy sent to support the RCL Branch # 36,  280 King Street West, Dundas would be appreciated by the family.

Don’s family knew he had a lot of patience……………because he sure didn’t use any!