Brian Roest

On Thursday, November 16, 2017, Brian passed away unexpectedly in West Lorne, Ontario.  Born in Chatham on April 21, 1983.  Greatly missed and loved dearly by his parents, Bill and Bonnie Roest of Rodney and his sister and brother-in-law Brooke and Mike Watson of Calgary.  Proud grandson of Mary Kochnowich of Blenheim.  Adored by aunts and uncles; Steve and Corinne Kochnowich of Muirkirk, Tom Kochnowich and Prudence Murray of Chatham, Jack and Margaret Roest of Dresden, Joanne and Roger Cammaert of West Lorne, Theresa Zsoldos of Glencoe, Mary and Mike DeCook of Duart and John Roest of London.  Also loved by many cousins, close friends and Armo-Tool co-workers.  Predeceased by his grandparents Lambertus and Bertha Roest and John Kochnowich.  Brian loved to work long hours at Armo-Tool.  In his spare time, he loved to hunt moose, deer and wild turkey.  His patient and quiet demeanor resulted in great success in everything he set his mind to do.  Relatives and friends will be received at DENNING’S OF RODNEY, 212 Furnival Road, Rodney (519-785-0810) on Sunday, November 19th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the Service to honour his life will be held on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 11 a.m.  Cremation to follow.  If desired, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences at