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Donald "Don" Brophy

April 24, 2023


BROPHY, Donald “Don” – Peacefully and surrounded by family at Strathcona Long Term Care on Monday, April 24, 2023 at the age of 90. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Lois Brophy. Loving father of Cindy Brophy, Susan (Wayne) Welsh, and Mark Brophy (Debby Zinger). Cherished grandfather of Tina (Travis), Ronnie, Shannon, Crystal, and Niki (Cody); and great-grandfather of Makayla, Cheyanna, Mason, Makenna, and Ryker. Don will be remembered by his extended family in Montreal. Predeceased by his brothers, sisters, and brother-in-law. 

Don was an avid skier and golfer and a huge fan of the Toronto Blue Jays. He spent many winters in Panama City Beach, Florida, where he made life-long friendships. Don adored his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren who lovingly called him “Gramps” and “Old Gramps”. 

A private family service will be held. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Don are asked to consider Cancer Patient Services. Arrangements entrusted to the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest. 


We are thinking about you and your family at this sad time..Definitely one of the good guys! He will no doubt be missed!

— Grant and Lynn Kuhn, April 28, 2023

So sorry to learn of Dons passing, condolences to the family. We have so many great memories with Don at Pikelake and years at Panama City Beach as “snowbirds together”. To know Don was to love him, his life stories, smiles, his friendship won’t be forgotten, RIP Don, Morgan and Dave Gillis

— Morgan and Dave Gillis, April 28, 2023

Sue, Wayne & family, we’re so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

— Michele & Serge Perron, April 28, 2023

Dear Sue & Wayne and family
So sorry to hear about Don ❤️
He was a great man and I loved listening to all his stories. Don had travelled to so many places and worked all over the world he could entertain everyone for hours. My prayers are with you 🙏💔
Don was very loved 🥰 Rest now Don
Love Carolyn

— Carolyn Lewis, April 28, 2023

Sue and Wayne, our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Carole and Frank Formica

— Carole and Frank Formica, April 28, 2023

So many great years with Don. An amazing story teller and great friend. We will miss you Don. Give Lois a big hug from us.
Larry and Bev

— Larry and Bev Velix, April 28, 2023

Going to miss all the great stories regarding all the business trips and people he met throughout his wonderful career. Also enjoyed a few cold ones and many lunches at pike lake with Don and family

— Dave Simon, April 25, 2023

My condolences to the family. Don was such a kind man who always had a big smile on his face. Thankful I got to know him.

— Cindy Webster, April 24, 2023

Contact Info

294 Main Street South
P.O. Box 38, Mount Forest
Ontario, Canada N0G 2L0
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