August 4, 1941 – March 21, 2011
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Dad and Grandpa, Gerald Walter Brookwell on Monday, March 21st, 2011.
Gerry was truly blessed with many great friends and a family that loved him dearly. Gerry was a devoted family man and his keen sense of humour and leadership will be missed by all that knew him.
A Celebration of Gerry’s Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Friday, March 25, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes in Gerry’s honour may be made directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2, Telephone: 1 (888) 412-4222, www.albertacancer.ca/memorial. We would like to extend our sincerest thanks to the staff at the Foothills Hospital. Our deepest gratitude to Unit 36 & 57 in the Tom Baker Building as well as everyone in ICU. We appreciate all of the care and support you provided to Dad and ourselves.
In living memory of Gerry Brookwell, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences