BROWN, Derek Norman
26-Sep-1941 to 12-Jul-2021
It is with great sadness that the family of Derek Brown announces his passing, in his 80th year, after a hard fought battle with Cancer.
On July 12, 2021 he passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his family.
Derek will be greatly missed by his wife Pat, son Graeme, daughter Julie Cummings and stepsons Mark (Kay) and Colin (Cheryl) Seawright.
Proud Honka to Cole and Kent Cummings.
Loving Poppy to Amanda (Rashaad), Cody (Tyla), Adam (Emily), Caitlin and Ryan. Great Grandfather to Aislynn, McKinnley, Zane and Ayla.
Derek served with the British Merchant Navy before fighting for the British Army in Borneo and Malaysia and worked for the Northern Ireland Prison Service.
After immigrating to Canada in 1979, he worked for the Ministry of Corrections-Maplehurst until his retirement in 2001.
Called home to be with The Lord and his precious dogs, Tara and Parker.
At Derek’s request cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life Service will be held.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Cambridge and District Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.
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Monday July 12th 2021
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Derek Brown Monday July 12th 2021..
Décès pour la Ville:Cambridge, Province: Ontario