Beloved Cape Town gynaecologist Dr Monty Brink died during the CTCycleTour2019

Family has now confirmed the death of Dr Monty Brink, who collapsed during the Cape Town Cycle Tour on Sunday.

A beloved gynecologist in Cape Town, Dr Brink's practice's Facebook page is filled with grateful patients who say he was a most caring and brilliant doctor, bringing many lives into the world.

His family posted an emotional post on Facebook reading: It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father, husband, brother, friend and doctor to many. He touched countless lives.

In celebration of his life, a memorial service will be held on Saturday, 16 March 2019 at 15h00 at Connect Church, 136 Ladies Mile Road, Meadowridge. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Zoe Project that supports the midwife unit in Retreat.

Bank: First National Bank Account number: 62374350842 Reference: Dr Monty Brink / Zoe Project Branch: Tokai Branch code: 200409.

His Facebook page Dr Monty Brink INC contains hundreds of photographs of the babies he has delivered over the years.


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
[LISTEN] Pepper the robot explains education challenges to Kieno Kammies

[LISTEN] Pepper the robot explains education challenges to Kieno Kammies

Kieno Kammies is joined in studio by Pepper who is a humanoid robot, the first on Table Mountain and says Cape Town is her fave.

Your kids struggling with math? Here's how to make math fun

Your kids struggling with math? Here's how to make math fun

CEO of Hey Math! Nirmala Sankaran joins Kieno Kammies to discuss how her programme is making math education fun for all.

Why flights between JHB and Cape Town could become a few minutes longer

Why flights between JHB and Cape Town could become a few minutes longer

SA Flyer Magazine editor Guy Leitch explains the impact of the Northern Cape SKA radio telescope on flight times.

State has violated District Six land claimants' rights rules WC High Court

State has violated District Six land claimants' rights rules WC High Court

EWN reporter Monique Mortlock talks to CapeTalk's Refilwe Moloto about the Western Cape High Court ruling.

Naked Scientist describes Hello Tomorrow Summit's 'deep technology' innovations

Naked Scientist describes Hello Tomorrow Summit's 'deep technology' innovations

The Naked Scientist, Chris Smith talks about all things science and answers listener's questions.

Shift to stage 2: Over 800 megawatts back on line from Cahora Bassa - Eskom

Shift to stage 2: Over 800 megawatts back on line from Cahora Bassa - Eskom

Eskom COO Jan Oberholzer predicts Stage 2 load shedding for Friday and Saturday and energy expert Chris Yelland also weighs in.

Popular articles
How to buy your first share (even if you only have R50, or less)

How to buy your first share (even if you only have R50, or less)

Got R50? No? Got R5? Personal finance expert Warren Ingram on how to buy shares with tiny amounts of money.

'A black constructor who refused "Construction Mafia" was killed in cold blood'

'A black constructor who refused "Construction Mafia" was killed in cold blood'

Safec CEO Webster Mfebe wants president to intervene in construction industry intimidation by a group called Construction Mafia.

Cape Party: We want the Western Cape to be an independent country #Capexit

Cape Party: We want the Western Cape to be an independent country #Capexit

Cape Party says it wants Capexit, an independent Western Cape free from the ANC's policies.

Why flights between JHB and Cape Town could become a few minutes longer

Why flights between JHB and Cape Town could become a few minutes longer

SA Flyer Magazine editor Guy Leitch explains the impact of the Northern Cape SKA radio telescope on flight times.

 Allow farmers to go off the Eskom grid and turn to solar power - Agri SA

Allow farmers to go off the Eskom grid and turn to solar power - Agri SA

Agri SA’s Nicol Jansen, explains how SA's agricultural industry could benefit if more farms were allowed to go off the Eskom grid.

NG Kerk minister condemned for showing solidarity with Christchurch victims

NG Kerk minister condemned for showing solidarity with Christchurch victims

NG Kerk dominee Riaan de Villiers says he was told he is not allowed to call Muslims our brother and sisters, and children of God.

Paramedics fear for their lives as attacks on EMS crews continue

Paramedics fear for their lives as attacks on EMS crews continue

An ambulance crew was held at gunpoint, assaulted and robbed of their belongings while on a call out in Khayelitsha.

DStv subscription price hikes for 2019

DStv subscription price hikes for 2019

MultiChoice will increase the prices of certain DStv packages from 1 April.

Physics pro Wandile Mabanga puts Africa on the map with interactive puzzle

Physics pro Wandile Mabanga puts Africa on the map with interactive puzzle

Maths genius and entrepreneur Wandile Mabanga is helping people play and learn with his unique, interactive Map Blitz board game.