BROOKS, Thomas J.
Thomas J. Brooks, 68, of Fiskdale, MA, passed away peacefully at home Sunday, (November 11, 2012), surrounded by his loving family. He was born Feb. 10, 1944, the son of Francis J. and Mary (Duffy) Brooks of Windsor, CT. He is survived by his children, daughter Kimberly Brooks of Vernon, CT; sons Michael Brooks; John Brooks and Thomas J. and his wife Lisa Brooks, and their children Evan and Natalie Brooks of Vergennes, VT. He also leaves a sister Marie Slaughter of Lake Elsinore, CA, and two brothers, Lawrence Brooks of Berlin, CT, and Rick Brooks and his wife Susan of Sturbridge, MA, as well as many nieces and nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. The majority of his professional life was spent as a truck driver, Teamsters Local #671, and in recent years retired from Stop & Shop. Tom, as he was known by his family and friends, was an avid sportsman, particularly fishing and hunting. He also enjoyed attending NASCAR events with family members and friends.
There will be no calling hours or services. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to VNA Hospice, 120 Thomas St., Worcester, MA 01608, or the
. Sansoucy Funeral Home 40 Marcy St., Southbridge, MA directed arrangements. www.sansoucyfuneral.com.