July 31, 1943 - February 23, 2018
Wednesday, February 28th from 4-7 p.m. at Moreland Funeral Home
Cooper (Gary) Brooks, age 74, of Westerville, born July 31, 1943 in Columbus, OH and passed away February 23, 2018 at St. Ann’s Hospital with heart failure. Retired from Ross Willoughby. He was an avid bowler and known for his sharp wit and great sense of humor. Survived by his childhood sweetheart and wife of 53 years, Nancy; children, Brian (Wendy) Brooks and Tamara (Bill) Farmer; grandchildren, Austin (best buddy) Farmer, Cooper Earl (name sake) and Leah Brooks; brother, Barry Brooks; sisters, Godee (Roger) Coss and Cathy Spafford; many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, Herman A. and Mary L. Brooks. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Wednesday 4-7 p.m.. Private entombment Blendon Central Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.