Brooks, Roberta Kay (Britton) (December 29, 1949 - March 16, 1990)
Roberta Kay Brooks
Douglas Budget - March 21, 1990Funeral services for Roberta Kay Brooks, age 40, were held at the Glendo Community Church Monday, March 19 with Delbert Dick, minister, officiating. Interment was in the Horseshoe Cemetery in Glendo.
Mrs. Brooks died March 16, 1990 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital in Wheatland.
Mrs. Brooks was born Dec. 29, 1949 at Torrington, the daughter of Howard and Illa (Keane) Britton. She was reared and educated in Glendo, graduating from the Glendo High School. After graduation she attended the Beauty School of Fashion in Casper.
On Oct. 21, 1972, she married Dennis Brooks at Glendo. After their marriage they resided in the Glendo area where she ran a beauty shop while her husband worked as a ranch hand for Johnson Ranches and later the Platte River Cattle Company.
She is survived by her husband; one son, Rowdy Brooks, and one daughter Amanda Rae Brooks, both of Glendo; her mother Illa Britton of Glendo; and six brothers, Jim Britton of Hanna, Bill Britton of Hartville, Don Britton of Wheatland, Ben Britton of Glendo, Dale and Larary Britton of Gillette; five sisters, linda Miller of Wheatland, Karen Montazeri of New York, Eva Carlson and Laura Moore, both of Guernsey, and Donna Harvey of Lance Creek.
She was preceded in death by her father.
A Roberta Kay Brooks Memorial Fund has been established by the family.
Platte Funeral Chapel was in charge of the arrangements.