Edward Brooks passed away peacefully on May 18th at University Hospital in London, Ontario.
Ted was married to his sunshine Elsie (nee Rendle) for over 65 years. She was the love and joy of his life until her passing in April 2009. Ted is survived by his children Nancy (Bill) and Paul (Diane), his grandchildren Karen (David) and Will (Jolene) and his great grandsons Jack and Evan.
Ted served in the RCAF during World War II repairing radar systems in Wales and then in Ceylan. After his discharge from the air force, Ted worked for Northern Electric (Northern Telecom) until his retirement. Ted was born and raised in London, lived in Scarborough for over 40 years and in Tilsonburg for 12 years before returning to his hometown, residing at Riverside Retirement Residence until his passing.
Ted enjoyed many hobbies such as creating stained glass art pieces and repairing small electronics as well as square dancing, playing bridge and travelling with his Elsie and their many close friends.
Ted will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
Messages and condolences may be left at www.forestcitycremation.com. Please visit Ted's obituary notice on Facebook.