January 25, 2011
Richard Brooks, 63 of Urbana passed away on Tuesday, January 25, 2011 in Mercy McAuley Center.
Richard was a member of Cedarville American Legion and served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He loved fishing & playing cards with family and friends.
He was born July 13, 1947 in Springfield, OH the son of Albert and Catherine (Hopkins) Brooks.
He is survived by his wife Judy (Boysel) Brooks; his sons, Keith Brooks of Centerville, OH and Andy (LeMond) Brooks of NC; his brothers, Albert (Agnes) and John Brooks both of Urbana, OH, Larry ‘Pete’ (Nancy) Whitacre of Springfield, OH; his grandchildren Megan and Courtney Brooks of NC; and several nieces & nephews and several friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother Kenny and his sisters, Patty and Gayle.
Following Richard’s wishes, his body will be cremated and no services will be held. Services have been entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.