Brooks, Paul Andros age 62, of Minneapolis, and Cornucopia, WI, passed away, Saturday, June 7, 2008 at his home in Cornucopia, with his loving family by his side. He was born October 30, 1945 in Pensacola, FL, the son of the late Sheldon and Frances (Atkinson) Brooks. Paul is survived by his wife, Pam Brooks of Minneapolis; son, Andy Brooks of Minneapolis; step- son, Terry Barrett of Minneapolis; two sisters, Sky Brooks of Lake Tahoe, Nevada and Molly Brooks of Minneapolis; mother-in-law, Pearl Whitfield of Minneapolis; step-mother, Mrs. Sheldon “Carroll” Brooks of Minneapolis; special friend and brother-in- law, Fred King and wife, Kris of Minneapolis; and other relatives. A celebration of Paul’s life will be held later this summer in Minneapolis. Arrangements are by the Bratley Funeral Home of Washburn, WI.


This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.