The night of May 31 to June 1, 2009 found Brad on AF447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris.
The flight never made it. The world lost a wonderful person: son, husband, father,
brother, uncle, friend and colleague. His sense of humour, radiant smile, infectious
energy, extreme generosity, and strong principles are a legacy to us all. We miss
To honour his memory, the Brad Clemes Memorial Scholarship was created to accompany
the Clemes Family Award – given to a Centennial CVI high school graduate who served
on either Student or Athletic Council and was a keen participant in school activities.
Brad loved golf, enjoyed it all around the world, and was never happier than when
playing with his sons and brothers or friends. Therefore we thought a golf tournament
would be the most appropriate manner to pay tribute to the person he was, and to
raise money for his scholarship.