Robert 'Bob' Brookins, died peacefully, June 22nd. He was 81. A lifelong resident of El Paso, he was successful in both business and life. He was a Marine who served during the Korean War
. He is survived by his brother Jim Brookins of El Paso. He is also survived by sons, Michael Brookins of San Antonio, Brian Brookins of Eugene, OR and his daughter Eva Brookins-Green of Freeburg, IL. He had 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Services will be held graveside this Wednesday the 17th at 2 p.m. at Ft. Bliss National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send any contributions to "Toys-For-Tots", sponsored by the Marine Corps.