Golf Manitoba mourns the passing of Barry Hooke

It is with great sadness to announce the sudden passing of long-time Golf Manitoba volunteer, colleague and friend, Barry Hooke.  He was 68 years old.

Barry had been involved with the Manitoba golf community for many years where he had taken his passion for the game and devoted his personal time in an effort to promote, govern and grow the sport of golf especially in the rural communities. Specifically with Golf Manitoba, Barry competed in numerous events, served on volunteer committees, was a member of the Board for 10 years and was also a rules official. Barry and his gentle presence will be greatly missed…

For his obituary, please follow the link below:

A celebration of Barry’s life will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 2:30-4:30pm at the Victoria Inn, 3550 Victoria Avenue in Brandon, Manitoba. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Barry can be be directed to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Golf Manitoba Scholarship Fund Inc. or to a charity of your choice.