BROOKE, Frances (Fran) Mary. Born London, England. Peacefully passed away June 8, 2007 at sixty-three years. Beloved wife and soulmate of Gaston Rioux, mother of Stephan and Christian Leroux, sister of David Brooke. She spent the last segment of her life at Lake Bromont, surrounded by nature and tranquility. Where she was visited by her friends and loved ones who cared for her deeply. A service will be held on Saturday, June 16, 2007 at 4171 L'Esplanade, Montreal Quebec, between the hours of 4 to 6 p.m. We will forever miss her smile and laughter which has touched everyone who had the opportunity to meet her. Published in the Montreal Gazette from 6/12/2007 - 6/13/2007.