Allan “Brokie” Henry Brokenshire passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 25, 2022, surrounded by his loving wife, children and grandchildren, who he adored more than anything in the world.
Loving husband of Sharon (Cleave) Brokenshire for 55 years. Proud father of Jodi (Dale) Port, and Natalie Brokenshire. Adoring Papa to his precious grandchildren Zoe, and Nate Port and his grand-dogs.
Allan “Brokie” and Sharon ran A.B. Printing for 51 successful years. Brokie enjoyed coaching the Zurich Has-Beans Hockey Club and being a member and Chief of the Zurich Fire Department. In 1992 he was honoured with the Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal by the Governor General of Canada. He enjoyed working in the outdoors especially in the fall.
He is also loved and remembered by Shirley & Eugene O’Brien, Jack Cleave, Al & Nancy Cleave, Dianne & Al Hohner and Joy & Maynard Hymers. Missed by many nieces and nephews and friends. Predeceased by his son Jason (1973), his parents Whitney (1968) & Mildred (2000) and step father Lorne Klopp (1994), mother & father-in-law Logan & Ilene Cleave and brothers-in-law Glenn Cleave, and Rick Jeffrey.
Visitation will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 49 Goshen Street North, ZURICH on Friday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 PM. Registration is required and appreciated. Please click “Register Now” below, to register.
Brokie’s memorial service will be held at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 22 Goshen Street South, ZURICH on Saturday, October 29th at 2 PM. Registration is not required. Cremation with interment St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery.
In his memory, donations can be made to the South Huron Hospital Foundation, Canadian Cancer Society, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church or a charity of your choice.