Donald Albert Brookes

April 16, 1945 – March 7, 2008

We regret to announce the passing of Donald Albert Brookes. He was born in Moncton, New Brunswick, raised in Calgary, Alberta, and resided at Mabel Lake for the past thirty years with his wife Bev. Don passed away peacefully in his Chinese inspired gazebo overlooking Mabel Lake. He is survived by his loving family: Bev, his wife of 40 years; daughters Alana and Sara; brothers Neil and Colin; sister Susan and his faithful dog Jake.

A Celebration of his Life will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 15, 2008 at the Mabel Lake Golf and Country Club. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the Don Brookes Scholarship Fund, c/o The Enderby and District Credit Union.

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Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, 546-7237.

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