Due to the current circumstances, a private family service will be held in the Lamarre & Son Funeral Home’s Chapel, Alfred, Ontario.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Campbell McBrearty of Rockland, Ontario, on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at the age of 59. Devoted husband and best friend to Lynn Robinson McBrearty, fiercely dedicated father of Jake and Harper. Cherished son of John B. and Sheila (nee Campbell) McBrearty. Much loved brother to Dawn (Greg), Mark, Patrick (Chantal) and Allison (Kirk). Dear son-in-law to the late Allie and Colleen (nee Clark) Robinson, brother-in-law to Dan (Sue), Joanne (Paul) and Lesley Robinson (Dan). Loving uncle to nieces and nephews, Kiera, Amanda and Ian Boyd, Haydon and Matthew Robinson, Maggie and Anne McBrearty, Ben and Grace Hiel. Dear nephew of Ian Campbell, Donald and Mary McBrearty, Nona (nee McBrearty) and Michael Burnett.
An Honours graduate of the University of Ottawa, John was a gifted writer, musician, and communications professional. An avid golfer and tennis partner, he loved sports, studied, coached, and played them well. A committed family man, he will be missed deeply by extended family and friends.
Due to the current circumstances, a private family service will be held in the Lamarre & Son Funeral Home’s Chapel, 453 St. Philippe Street, Alfred, Ontario, (613) 679-2802.
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