The Rev. Robert “Bob” Brooks, 91, a retired member of the Great Plains Annual Conference, born March 20, 1928; died July 20, 2019.
Brooks was a third-generation United Methodist minister serving in western and central Kansas. He served churches in Moscow, Truesdale, Copeland, Marquette-Windom-Langley, Plains, Haysville, Pratt, Abeline First, Wichita Asbury, Augusta and Goddard before retirement in 2001. He was preceded in death by his wife Maxine and daughter Janet.
Survivors include son, the Rev. Gary Brooks and wife Jeanne of Wichita, and son-in-law, David Boroughs of Lyons, Kansas.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 25, at Wesley Towers Evans Chapel, 3709 Asbury Drive, Hutchinson, Kansas, with Dr. J. Tal Tittsworth officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Elliott Mortuary. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Wesley Towers Chaplaincy Fund, in care of Elliot Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.