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Brooks, Patricia
Patricia Brooks, 78, of 1079 S. Chambers St. died at 9:55 AM Friday July 30, 2010 at her home.

She was born August 1, 1931 in Galesburg the daughter of Leo Dale and Irene Mary Worden Brooks, SR.

She is survived by three brothers Leo Dale Brooks, JR, of Galesburg, Tom (Peggy) Brooks of Galesburg and Gus (Vicki) Brooks of Abingdon IL and one sister Mary Wilson of Thornton, CO and also survived by several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and a brother Richard Eugene Brooks.

She first worked for Victor Casket Hardware, she later worked as the manager for the O.T. Johnson Beauty. She also worked for Regis Beauty Salon and then Bridgeway. Patricia retired in 1992. She graduated from Galesburg High School in 1949. She was a member of the former Moose Lodge #880. Patricia was very active in the Democratic Party. She enjoyed going to the Riverboat gambling and also playing Bingo.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 PM Monday at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. The Rev. David Parker will officiate. Visitation will be from 12:00-1:00 PM Monday at the chapel. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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