Ruth A. Brooks
Residence: Manchester, Connecticut (formerly of Monticello, Indiana)
Died: Monday, August 03, 2020
Location: White Oak Retirement Center of Manchester, Connecticut
 
 
Age: 98
Date of Birth: Monday, October 17, 1921
Birth place: Jackson County, Indiana
 
 
Father: Floyd O. Coble  
Mother: Josephine ( Shaffer ) Coble  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Ruth had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, since 1957, and had lived in White County, Indiana, all her life before moving closer to her family in Connecticut
Funeral Date:
Funeral Location: Memorial Celebration of Life Service will be here at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: REv. Keith Raderstorf of Faith Covanent of Monticello, Indiana
Burial will take place: I.O.O.F. Riverview Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic and travel restrictions, a Memorial Service will be conducted at a later date.
Biographical Information: Ruth had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, since 1957, but had lived in White County, Indiana, all of her life before moving to Connecticut to be closer to her family. She had worked for thirty - four (34) years at the former Bryan Manufacturing of Monticello, Indiana. Ruth was a former member of the First Baptist Church of Monticello, Indiana. She loved and enjoyed quilting and was an amazing homemaker.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the Donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home or can be mailed to the Millier - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Marriage Information: On October 30, 1937, in Burnettsville, Indiana, she married Robert W. "Bob" Brooks; he passed away on July 7, 1994.
Survivors include:
Daughter,
Patsy Ann Fisher of Marlborough, Connecticut;

Grandson,
David (wife Gayle) Fisher, III of East Hartland, Connecticut;

Granddaughter,
Brenda (husband Tobin) Morey of Colombia, Connecticut;

Three (3) Great Grandchildren,
Nicole Morey of Columbia, Connecticut,
Brittney Morey of Willimantic, Connecticut, and
David William Fisher IV of Long Island, New York;

One (1) Great Great Grandson,
Troy Morey of Columbia, Connecticut;

Two (2) Siblings,
Dixie Lee (husband Wayne) Hanawalt of Delphi, Indiana, and
Rodney E. "Pete" Coble of Aiken, South Carolina (formerly of Monticello, Indiana);

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, Great Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Floyd O. and Jospehine (Shaffer) Coble;

Husband,
Robert W. "Bob" Brooks;

Son-In-Law,
David W. "Dave" Fisher, II;

Four (4) Siblings,
Pauline (husband Delmar) Hook,
Veva (husband Leon) Sands,
Zona (husband Fred) Wilburn, and
William D. "Bill" (wife Norma) Coble.

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.