Passed away Sunday July 8 2012 atChatham-Kent Health Alliance at the age 75. Beloved husband of Vi. Dear father of Kevin and wife Cindy Brooke, Dale Brooke and friend, campanion, Cindy, Jeff and wife Melissa Brooke. Dear Poppa and Grandpaof Ryan, Adam, Nicole, Tyler, Paige, andVictoria. Dear Brother of Elvy and husband Roy Deline, Bonnie and Husband Tom Robertson, and Tom Brooke, predeceased by Bill Brooke 1961. Bert was a Coach Driver for many years with Shore Line Coach and Badder Bus Lines. Friends will be received at the Secord & Smith Funeral Home 8 Aberdeen St. Merlin Tel: 519-689-4261. on Tuesday July 10 2:00 pm to4:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Life Celebration Service Wednesday July 11, 2012 at 1:30 pm from the funeral home with Rev. Bruce Fraser. Cremation Windsor Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Burial of ashes in the Merlin Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial Donations to the Merlin and Area Kinsmen Park Foundation, or Royal Canadian Legion Br. 465 Merlin. www.secordsmith fh.ca www.canadaobits.ca