Middlebrook, William Arthur passed away peacefully at home surrounded by the love of his family on Tuesday February 11, 2020 in his 78th year. Bill, loving husband of Gail (nee Stoutenburg) will be forever loved and deeply missed by his son Michael (Shelley), daughter Shelley (Rob Sydia), son in law Richard Wismer and grandchildren Madison (Adam), Sydney (Cy) and Isabella. He is survived by his brothers Kyle (Barbara), Armand (Maria) and Lindsay (Dottye), sister Birdie (Ian) Coutts, brother-in-law Alex Pler, sisters-in-law Wendy (John) Redman and Kathy Kelly; predeceased by sister Lynn Pler. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday March 7, 2020 from 1-4 p.m. at the Royal Canadian Legion Collingwood with remembrances beginning at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations to St. Elizabeth Health Care Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.