Barbara Ellen (Blanchfield) Brooks
Barbara Ellen (Blanchfield) Brooks, 78, of Newark passed away on September 7, 2013.
Mrs. Brooks was born in Cecilton, MD. She worked for the St. Francis Hospital, retiring in 1997 after 20 years of service. She was a member of New Castle Moose Lodge #1578 and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW
Mrs. Brooks is survived by her 3 children: Bill Brooks of Newark, Debbie Johnson and her husband Randolph of Rogers, Arkansas, and Brian Brooks and his wife Gloria of Gilbert, AZ; her companion, WILLIAM NUTTER; 2 brothers: Earl Blanchfield of Dover and Robert Blanchfield of Cecilton, MD; 9 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
There will be a visitation on Friday evening, September 13, 2013 from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. at the BEESON FUNERAL HOME, 2053 Pulaski Highway, Newark, DE 19702 where New Castle Moose Lodge #1578 will conduct a service at 7:30 P.M. A committal service will be at 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE 19701. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to New Castle Moose Lodge #1578, 621 S. DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE 19720.beesonfuneralhome.com