Helen I. Brooks

Helen Brooks, 89, of Troy NY entered into her eternal resting place peacefully, September 17th, 2017.

Helen was born October 28th, 1927 in Russell New York to the late William and Peggy Lafavre.  Helen married her first love Leo Brooks on March 3rd, 1946. Helen is predeceased by her husband and only sibling Maurice (Arlene) Lafavre. 

Helen worked as a prep cook at Carol's Diner in Stillwater NY for many years.  Helen enjoyed Bingo, crossword puzzles, putting puzzles together, cooking, baking and spending time with her family. Helen had a special love for holidays and animals.

Helen leaves to cherish her memory her three children Michael, Bradley (Betty-Jo) and Penny Brooks as well as seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and Friends. Helen's family would like to extend their deepest appreciation to the staff of the Eddy Heritage House in Troy for the loving care that they have given our mother and grandmother over the years.

Family and friends may call from 9-10 on Friday, September 22, 2017 at Flynn Bros. Inc., 13 Gates Avenue, Schuylerville, NY, 12871. 

Burial will immediately follow calling hours at Prospect Hill Cemetery in Schuylerville. 

Online condolences and messages to the family may be made at www.flynnbrosinc.com