Brooks Bartley Hollenbeck Jr., 86, of Gulf Breeze, passed away on March 27, 2013.
Brooks was born on March 9, 1927 to Brooks and Alice Hollenbeck in Bradford, Pennsylvania. He served in the Army
in Munich from 1945-1946. He graduated from Allegheny College in 1948. Brooks married Peggy Swanson in 1951. His marketing career began in Jamestown, New York, and took him to Evansville, Indiana and then to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He retired as a Senior Vice President of Marketing for Blue Cross of Western Pennsylvania, now Highmark.
Brooks and Peggy retired to Gulf Breeze, Florida in 1992. They became active members of Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church and Tiger Point Country Club.
Brooks is survived by his wife, Peggy Hollenbeck, his brother Ron Hollenbeck, his daughter Nancy Hollenbeck McToldridge and her husband Ted of Santa Barbara California, his daughter Dianne Hollenbeck Bridges and her husband Jim of Woodstock, Georgia, and grandson James Brooks Bridges of Woodstock.
A Memorial Service will be held at Gulf Breeze United Methodist Church April 2, 2013 at 11AM.
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