BRULE, Barbara “Dianne”


Peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at the age of 75.

Devoted wife of Fern for 53 years.

Loving and devoted mother of Michelle Brule-Smith (Jamie), Jody Brule (Hope) and Adam Brule (Karly).  Grandma of Kendall (Josh), Taryn and Jaxon.

Sister of Lyle Brooks, Karen Stoughton (late Brian), Rick Brooks (Carole).  Sister-in-law of Gilles Brule (Jeannine), Andre Brule (Connie), Suzanne Sloss (late Doug), Rejean Brule, Guy Brule (Darlene). Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.

Dianne was employed by the Board of Education as a secretary, starting off at Searchmont Public School, then to Korah Collegiate and finished her career in 2008 at Sir James Dunn Collegiate.

Dianne spent her retirement years devoted to her grandchildren and her family.  She loved playing cards (especially cribbage with Fern) reading, baking, knitting, playing the organ, and spending time at the lake.

Friends may visit at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522) on Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 11:00 am until 1:30 pm.  Funeral service to be celebrated in the chapel at 2:00 pm.  Mrs. Helen Smith officiating.

Memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

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