Brooks, Doreen of St. Thomas and formerly of Aylmer passed away at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Friday, August 16, 2013 in her 86th year.
Beloved wife of the late Ralph Brooks(1986). Dear mother of Mark Brooks(Gayle) of Ancaster, Mary Lynn Brooks of Sandy Hook, Manitoba, Sherri Ostrander(Tom) of Aylmer and Lisa Brooks(Danny Maendel) of Winnipeg. Loving grandmother of Lindsay Kipp(David), Brooke Ostrander and Michelle Newton(Duncan). Great grandmother of Asher, Benjamin and Rorie. Also survived by a sister Joyce Nesbitt(Bill), a special family friend Linda Newton and a number of nieces and nephews. Born in Detroit Michigan on December 8, 1927 daughter of the late Claude and Viola (Martin) Chalk. Doreen was receptionist at Kebbel Funeral Home for 22 years. She was an active volunteer in the community. Doreen was proud that she was citizen of the year in both Springfield and Aylmer. Cremation has taken place.
Friends may call at the H. A. Kebbel Funeral Home, Aylmer on Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A private family funeral service will be held.
Interment, Springfield Cemetery. Donations to the Aylmer Corner Cupboard Food Bank or St. John’s United Church, Springfield would be appreciated.
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