Frank Morton Brooks, Jr.
November 17, 1924 -
February 3, 2014
On February 3, surrounded by his children, Frank Brooks of Pasadena, California, passed away peacefully
after a short illness. Frank grew up in San Marino, attended San Marino/South Pasadena High School, and married his high school sweetheart, Dianne DeVeau. He attended Stanford and after serving in the army went on to preside over Brooks Products, Inc., a successful family Precast Concrete business. Frank served as an active member on the board of directors of the Boys and Girls Club of Pasadena, from 1988-2012. Frank's first wife, Dianne passed away in 1998, and in 1999 he married Betty Ann Koen of Pasadena who died in 2011. Frank is survived by his sister Betty Mountjoy, his three children Ben, Laurie and Stacey; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grand children. Frank was a boating enthusiast, an avid tennis player, and a family man. A man known for his integrity, Frank was also thoughtful and caring. He will be greatly missed. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent in Frank's memory to the Boys and Girls Club of Pasadena, 3230 East Del Mar Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91107. For reception information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Published in Pasadena Star-News on Feb. 7, 2014