Patricia 'Colleen' (Brooks) Brooks

February 4, 2021

Death announcement

BROOKS, Patricia ‘Colleen’

Colleen Brooks died peacefully, at home as she wished, surrounded by family. She was 90 years old. Colleen was predeceased by her husband Lyman Brooks (1921-1999). She was the beloved mother of Wayne (Dianne) of Sundridge, Vicky Clelland (Terry) of Bear Valley, Deborah Anderson (the late Billy) of Port Loring, Randy (Janet) of Powassan, Barry (Darlene) of North Bay, Cindy Burbidge (Blair) of Utopia and Ricky (Rebecca) of Trout Creek. She was predeceased by her children Tracy (1962-1969) and Dianne (1957-1975). Nana will be lovingly remembered by 17 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.  Colleen was the dear sister of the late Barbara Thompson, Connie MacDonald of Trenton, the late Doreen Culin, the late Hilda Kirton, Verda Foreshew of Chelmsford, the late Muriel Duncan and Judy Pringle of Port Loring. Colleen served for 24 years as secretary of Argyle Public School. She will be remembered for her brilliant smile, her jolly personality and her welcoming, open-door nature. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private funeral service will take place at Paul Funeral Home, Powassan on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 3:00 pm. If you wish, memorial donations to the Arnstein Baptist Church for Samaritan’s Purse or the Canadian Diabetes Association are suggested (addresses below). For more information, please call PAUL FUNERAL HOME, Powassan at (705)724-2024.

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ZOOM Memorial/Funeral/Celebration of Life Service
February 13, 2021

3:00 PM
Via ZOOM (see notes below)
Powassan, Ontario P0H 1Z0

Spring Interment

Port Loring Cemetery
Highway 522
Port Loring, Ontario P0H 1Y0

Please note


Diabetes Association
1300-522 University Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 2R5
Tel: 1-800-226-8464

Arnstein Baptist Church
10690 Hwy 522, Arnstein ON P0H 1A0
Tel: 1-705-757-4017

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