Jamie Brannen, a popular Canadian curler, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 24, 2022 following a tragic incident. The unfortunate news of Jamie’s death has shocked everyone all across the world, due to which social media has been flooded with tributes to his departed soul.
Alongside Jamie, his father, the legendary curler, Bob Brennan, has also passed away in this incident. He was Jamie’s biggest fan, whose post-game consultations and advice always helped him perform better.
Keep reading this article to learn more about Jamie Brannen, the tragic incident, the cause of death and more!
Who is Jamie Brannen?
Jamie Brannen, 47, is an extremely talented curler from Upper Kingsclear, New Brunswick, Canada. Jamie, along with his father, Bob Brannen, died tragically and unexpectedly on September 24, 2022.
Jamie Brannen volunteered for various events of the “Capital Winter Club.” He used to volunteer each year at the Learn to Curl Program, the Jake Thomas Celebrity Curling Classic, and the NB Little Rocks Jamboree. He chaired the social media committee for the World Mixed Doubles and Senior Curling Championships in 2013.
How Did Jamie Brannen and His Father Die?
The shocking news of Jamie Brannen and his father, Bob Brannen’s, tragic deaths was announced by “Capital Winter Club” on their Facebook. Sharing the unfortunate news, the Capital Winter Club wrote,
” We share this news with disbelief and sadness that Jamie Brannen and his beloved father Bob have passed away. Bob adored curling and he passed on it in his family, most notably his son Jamie. He took care of those who curled with him at the Capital Winter Club and made sure every member had what they needed, offering encouragement and support to new curlers. We really have no words to express our sadness over the loss of both Bob and Jamie. “
What was Cause of their death ?
While announcing the news of Jamie and Bob Brannen’s deaths, the Capital Winter Club didn’t mention anything about the cause of their deaths. Also, no confirmation has been made regarding the cause of their death by the Brannen family.
Multiple online reports claim that both of them died following a terrible car accident, but these reports can’t be trusted until confirmation is done by the family members or any other trustworthy source.
Tributes pour in for Jamie Brannen and his father
Expressing their condolences on the tragic death of Jamie Brannen, Team Grattan Curling posted an emotional message on social media, which reads, “It’s been an emotional 24 hours for our team. We are shocked and in disbelief by the news that our teammate and friend has passed away suddenly. We want to thank everyone for the outpouring of support we have received from across the country. It has been overwhelming.”
” Jamie was our friend and brother, and we were really lucky to have him in our team. He was like the heart and soul of our team for almost five years. Jamie impacted so many people in the curling world with his energy, humor, and intensity. He was a class act who always made his teammates better players and, more importantly, better people,” the message stated.
Just like all of you, we are also shocked at the tragic death of Jamie Brannen and his father, Bob. We send our sincerest condolences to the Brannen family and also pray to God to give them strength to pass through this painful time. May God let the departed souls rest in eternal peace.
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