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Beloved Cape Town gynaecologist Dr Monty Brink died during the CTCycleTour2019

11 March 2019 6:08 PM
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Family has confirmed the death of Monty Brink, a Cape Town gynecologist.

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.


11 March 2019 6:08 PM
Tags:
2019 CT Cycle Tour
Dr Monty Brink

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