LETTERS: A family of role models


Re: Tourette’s sufferer aims to be strong role model, May 25.


Re: Tourette’s sufferer aims to be strong role model, May 25.

I’d like to thank Beau Simpson for his excellent article about Brent Burgher.

It’s good to hear that he is so positive and able to overcome such difficulties; it’s a lesson for us all.

The article mentions Brent’s grandparents. Leo and Laura Brady would be well worth several articles themselves.

Leo was a real man of the people; a veteran of the West Coast fishing industry, his fishing gear was known and used all up and down the coast by both commercial and sport fishermen. Laura was a fixture at Peace Arch Hospital for many years, and a welcoming face for their children’s many friends, Leo’s customers and political cronies.

Salt of the sea, and salt of the earth.

J.P. Mackenzie, White Rock



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