Francis E. "Frank" Brooks Age 90, passed away December 10th, 2012 at home in San Rafael. Frank is survived by his wife of 62 years, Patricia Brooks. He was preceded in death by his son Michael Brooks and is survived by his children, Margaret McCann, Francis Brooks, James Brooks, Peter Brooks and Anne Slucky all of Marin County. Frank also leaves his beloved 13 grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Frank was born in San Francisco June 30th, 1922. A native of Tiburon, he has deep roots in the community. Known for his charming yet scrappy personality, Frank was a devoted husband, father, and a dear friend to many. A memorial mass will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, December 20, at St. Hilary's Catholic Church, in Tiburon, with a reception to follow in the social hall. Donations in Franks name can be made to the Stroke Activity Center 2800 East Alejo Road, Palm Springs, CA 92262 or the Salvation Army.