James Brooks

Obituary of James Brooks

James Atwood Brooks, age 86, of Upland, PA, died suddenly at home on Friday, March 31, 2017. James was a retired US Airforce Veteran. He was employed with Sun Ship Co., until retiring in 1978.

Son of the late Clinton L. and Ida M. (Grear) Brooks, father of the late William T. Brooks, who died in January.


Loving Wife of 65 years, Anna L. Shelton Brooks

Daughters: Anna L. (Lloyd) Ruckle, Patricia L. Brooks, and Judith L. (the late Peter) Wittko

Sons: James A. (Janet) Brooks, Jr., and John C. Brooks

Daughter-in-Law: Deborah Brooks

14 Grandchildren

16 Great-Grandchildren

8 Great-Great Grandchildren

Funeral Service: Thursday, April 6th at 11:00AM at the Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA 19063.

Visitation: Thursday, April 6th after 10:00AM at the funeral home.

Interment: Chester Rural Cemetery.