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Brans, Alan (Died on 17 Jan 2013)
appeared in Oakville Beaver, 23 Jan 2013, p. 23

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BRANS, Alan May 13, 1948 to January 17, 2013 Alan sailed away on January 17, 2 0 1 3 f r o m O a k v i l l e Tr a f a l g a r Memorial Hospital. He was a respected and admired leader in the information technology sector, a devoted family man, world traveller, trusted advisor, passionate follower of Formula One racing, vintage a i r c r a f t r i d e r, m o d e l t r a i n enthusiast, soccer coach, rugby and tennis player, sailor, bridge and darts expert, fan of the Rolling Stones and Eric Clapton, skilled photographer and connoisseur of great food and fine wine. Alan was a member of the Bronte Harbour Yacht Club and could be found spending time on his beloved sailboat, JuJube. He was a valued friend, Sandra's treasured partner and soul mate, proud father of Louise (Ryan) and Alexander (Michelle), delighted grandfather of Nathan, Isabella and Emma. His g e n e r o s i t y, k i n d n e s s , d e c e n c y, compassion and sense of humour embraced a huge circle of family and friends in many countries. His life was fulfilled to the max but was heartbreakingly cut short after a valiant battle with cancer. The funeral has already occurred. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Wellspring (www.wellspring.ca) or Colon Cancer Canada (www.coloncancercanada.ca). Online condolences may be made at www.glenoaks.ca.

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23 Jan 2013
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17 Jan 2013
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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Brans, Alan (Died on 17 Jan 2013)