In Loving Memory of


Born in Dominica; resided in England


February 27, 2017

He leaves behind a wife, eight children, fifteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The late Rose Clifton Brand was buried in England

Rose Clifton Brand was a long-standing member of the Dominica Overseas Nationals Association (DONA) from 1982 and worked tirelessly for his homeland for 35 years.  He was married to Mrs Ethelca Brand OBE, MBE, MSA for 57 years.  He left Dominica for London, England, aged 24 in 1956 to better himself and was a skilled carpenter, with additional expertise in plumbing and electrics.  

Copyright 2012 Dominica News Online, DURAVISION INC. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or distributed.

Disclaimer: The comments posted do not necessarily reflect the views of and its parent company or any individual staff member. All comments are posted subject to approval by We never censor based on political or ideological points of view, but we do try to maintain a sensible balance between free speech and responsible moderating.

We will delete comments that:

  • contain any material which violates or infringes the rights of any person, are defamatory or harassing or are purely ad hominem attacks
  • a reasonable person would consider abusive or profane
  • contain material which violates or encourages others to violate any applicable law
  • promote prejudice or prejudicial hatred of any kind
  • refer to people arrested or charged with a crime as though they had been found guilty
  • contain links to "chain letters", pornographic or obscene movies or graphic images
  • are off-topic and/or excessively long

See our full comment/user policy/agreement.


  1. NL
    March 25, 2017

    Sincere condolences to the family

  2. Llia
    March 25, 2017

    Sincere condolences for the passing of Rose.

  3. claudette
    March 15, 2017

    May he rest in perfect peace. My father Eddison Kelchure was part of DONA with him and his wife, he was always a calm man. He did a lot for Dominica

  4. Onlooker
    March 14, 2017

    May his soul rest in peace. A wonderful man whom I’ve had the pleasure of meeting. My sincerest sympathies go out to his wife and family.

  5. Eva Lucas
    March 14, 2017

    So so Sad, what a handsome, family orientated man. My condolences goes out to his beautiful united family. Throughout my younger days I always marvelled as to the tightness of the family, and thats all due to the wonder and the closeness of their parents. Be Strong, keep the unity, Dad will be watching over you. Much Love from ………..Eva xxxxxxxx

  6. Blessed
    March 13, 2017

    Most people travel overseas seeking a better life only for themselves and their immediate families. A few go the extra mile and, making sacrifices, look back from whence they came to give a helping hand through the creation of overseas organizations and associations. Mr Brand seemed to fall into the latter bracket. May he rest in peace and his work live on.

  7. Rasta
    March 13, 2017

    May he RIP. Sympathies go out to his family and friends

  8. Jas
    March 11, 2017

    Such a nice man. Rip. X

  9. March 10, 2017

    :cry: :cry: sad news he sound important :cry: :cry:

Post a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

:) :-D :wink: :( 8-O :lol: :-| :cry: 8) :-? :-P :-x :?: :oops: :twisted: :mrgreen: more »

 characters available