Dorothy Gail Brooks, age 55, passed away at the home of her sister on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 in Kemmerer, WY. Dorothy was born on July 8, 1960 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the daughter of Harold Edward and Nancy Josephine (Young) Brooks.
Dorothy especially enjoyed spending time with her loving family. She loved to go camping, and kayaking, and just enjoyed being in the great outdoors. Her life was her grandchildren, and she loved every minute she could treasure with them.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Matthew, of Lake Havasu, AZ.; Samantha & Larry Hoover, of Turlock, CA.; Lance & Jennifer Ogle, of Kemmerer, WY.; and Kendra & Paul Smith, of Oakdale, CA.; her siblings, Barb and Arden Youmans, of Brighton, CO.; Kim and Ernie Culver, of Morley, MI.; Tammy and Chris Krell, of Kemmerer, WY.; Scott and Christine Brooks, of Centenniel, CO.; Paula and Steve Annala, of Calgary, Canada; Jeff and Renanne Brooks, of Ewa Beach, HI.
She is also survived by her grandchildren, Vinny, Thomas, Carlie, Ayla, Brodie, Briella, Blake, Daisy, Logan, and One grandchild on the way #11. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews and their spouses, Andrea (Chris); Andrew (Faith); Melissa (Todd); Ryan (Amanda); Amanda; Norman (Brianna); Katie, Jade (Ray); Chelsea (Ari); Brock (Jessica); and Brittany (Sam); Kristen and Keoni. She is also survived by numerous other great nieces and nephews, and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Rick, and a grandchild, Chace.
Rosary will be conducted on Sunday evening, March 13, 2016 at 7:00 P.M. At St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, and Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Monday, March 14, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. At St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Kemmerer, WY. With Father David as the celebrant. Services will conclude at the church.
As per her wishes, Dorothy was cremated under the entrusted care of Ball Family Chapel of Kemmerer, WY.