BRUBACHER, Ralph M. - Peacefully passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Freeport Campus of Grand River Hospital, in his 93rd year.
Beloved husband of the late Freda (Rushton) Brubacher (2003).
Dear father of Peter and Val of Elmira, Paul and Pamela of South Carolina, and Jim and Linda of Tiny Township.
Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Chris (Carey), Julie, Chris (Courtney), Kyle (Nicole), Karyn (Luke), Shawn (Rhonda), and Shannon (Matt), and nine great-grandchildren.
Predeceased by his parents Clare J. and Rose (Campbell) Brubacher and his sister Margaret Layton.
Ralph owned and operated CJ Brubacher Plumbing & Heating in Elmira. He was very active in his community. Ralph was a pilot officer in World War II serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force.
At Ralph’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be no funeral home visitation. A celebration of Ralph’s life will be held on Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. at the Elmira Legion, 11 First St. E., Elmira.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Br 469 Poppy Fund (11 First St. E. Box 123 Elmira, ON, N3B 2W1) would be appreciated by the family.