Patricia (Pat) Ann Brooks of Nampa, ID passed away on August 8th, 2019. She lived to be 83 years old. Pat was born on June 18, 1936 in South Dakota. She attended Nampa High School and graduated with the class of 1954. In 1954 Pat married her high school sweetheart George Ronald Brooks and they shared four children. Pat worked at the Choo Choo Drive-in alongside her late husband George Brooks as well as multiple banks and in her later years was a secretary for local accountants. In her spare time, she loved crocheting and knitting. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and her great grandchildren. She will be missed tremendously but her smile is something that her family will remember forever. When she laughed her infectious laughter, you could not help but laugh along with her.
Pat was preceeded in death by her late husband, George Ronald Brooks, her daughter Debra Renee Brooks, daughter Linda Diane Emly, and granddaughter Sharley Dawn Taylor. She leaves behind one sister, Barbara Wymer; son, George Edward Brooks and daughter, Cammerin (Cammie) Marie Jennings; 6 grandchildren, George Brooks (Little George), Brook Taylor, BreAnna Kline, Benjamin Jennings, Kala Jennings and Tanya (Brooks) Savage; 10 great grandchildren, Gavin, Gaige, Hannah, Summer, Sean, Darien, Greyson, Camden, Layden and Kaysen.
Pats family would like to thank all the staff at Good Samaritan that took such great care of her over the years. They were truly a blessing.
A Celebration of Pat’s Life will be held at 10 AM on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Nampa Funeral Home, Yraguen Chapel, 415 12th Ave. So. – 208-442-8171. Burial will follow at the Kohlerlawn Cemetery. There will be a viewing at the funeral home prior to the Service from 9 – 9:45 AM. A reception following the service will be held at 2355 S. Maple Grove, Boise, Idaho 83709. An online guest book and the complete obituary are available at www.nampafuneralhome.com
Pallbearers are Benjamin Jennings, Derek Kline, Gavin White, Gaige Lee, Matthew Thometz, Jimmy Brooks, and Norman Emly
Honorary pallbearers are George Brooks and Layden Thometz