BROOKS, Sydney Ronald - It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Sydney, on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at PRHC after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Sydney celebrating his 88th year, a loving husband & soulmate to Joyce (nee Daniels) and treasured father to Heather (Scott) of Kingston and Pam (Greg) of Peterborough.
Loving grandfather to Joshua, Brandon, Chantel and Bradley predeceased. Dear brother of Ev (Mike) of British Columbia. Jean (Jack) of Stirling, Brenda (Frank) of Ottawa, Jim (Eleanor) of Amherstville, Pat of Chatham, Ken of Saskatoon.
Predeceased by his parents George & Daisy of Deloro, brothers Bob (Jean) of Peterborough, Stan (Betty) of Marmora, Winnie (Cec) of Manitoba, Harry of Saskatchewan, Tom (Ann Marie) of Bracebridge. Sylvia of Deloro, Victor of PEI.
Lovingly missed by sister-in-law Pat (Ron) of Peterborough, Betty (Craig) of Oshawa, predeceased by brothers-in-law, Jim (Marilyn), Wayne (Doris), Roxie, Shirley (Fred) all of Peterborough. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends & co-workers.
A "Celebration of Sydney's life" will take place on Monday, August 14th, at the Royal Canadian Legion, 1550 Lansdowne St. West, Peterborough from 2 - 4 pm, followed by Interment at Little Lake Cemetery.
Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted with Highland Park funeral centre.