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Funeral arrangements for Bob Probert

by Bill Roose / Detroit Red Wings
DETROIT -- Funeral arrangements for former Red Wings enforcer Bob Probert, who tragically died Monday while spending an afternoon out on Lake St. Clair with his family, will be held later this week in Windsor, Ontario.

Probert, who played nine of his 16 NHL seasons with the Red Wings, died of an apparent heart attack. He was 45.

Arrangements are being handled by Families First Funeral Home & Tribute Centre, 1065 Lauzon Road, in Windsor. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, July 7 from 7-9 p.m., and Thursday, July 8 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.

A funeral service will be held at Windsor Christian Fellowship, 4490 7th Concession in Windsor at 10 a.m., Friday, July 9.

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