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Obituaries

Russell E. Brooks Sr., 77

Sept. 22, 2014

Rus­sell E. Brooks Sr., 77, of Port Char­lotte, Fla., passed away Sept. 22, 2014.

He was born Sept. 10, 1937. Mr. Brooks served in the U.S. Air Force from 1957 to 1961. He moved to Florida more than 20 years ago from New Hamp­shire.  He was a mem­ber of Masonic Lodge 360 F & A.M. of Englewood.

Sur­vivors include his spouse, Mar­jorie, and two sons, Rus­sell Brooks Jr. “Butch” and Steve Brooks, both of Maine.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 until the 7 p.m. ser­vice Wednes­day, Sept. 24, at Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, 3070 S. McCall Road. Inter­ment with hon­ors will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thurs­day, Sept. 25, at Sara­sota National VA Cemetery.

You may share a mem­ory or express con­do­lences to the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home & Cre­ma­tion Ser­vice has been selected to serve the family.