Arthur Brooks Harlow Jr., 79, passed away peacefully on April 15, 2014, in St. Augustine, Fla. Born in Stamford, Conn., on June 13, 1934, he resided at Glenmoor with his wife of 51 years, Miriam (Mimi) Baxter Harlow.
Brooks was a graduate of the Fay School (Class of '49), the Groton School (Class of '53) and Trinity College (Class of '57). At Trinity, Brooks was a member of the Alpha Delta Phi Fraternity and captain of the Squash team. Brooks arrived at Fay School in 1967 as its administrative assistant to the headmaster and was appointed to the headmaster role in 1969. He and Mimi presided over the school until 1988 when he retired.
He is survived by his daughters, Alice Harlow Ronconi and Elizabeth Harlow Robinson; and a son, A. Brooks Harlow III. Brooks was greatly loved by his six grandchildren.
A memorial service celebrating his life will be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Glenmoor, St. Augustine, Fla. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the A. Brooks Harlow Jr. Scholarship Fund at Fay School, 48 Main Street, Southboro, MA 01772.
Craig Funeral Home Crematory Memorial Park www.craigfuneralhome.com) is in charge of arrangements.
Craig Funeral Home Memorial Park
1475 Old Dixie Highway St. Augustine, FL 32086
Published in St. Augustine Record on Apr. 18, 2014