Jean G. Brooker

12 years ago

Brooker, Jean G. – 59, September 18, 2012. Friends called Friday, September 21, 2012. Those who wish may contribute in memory of Mrs. Brooker to C.A.N.C.E.R., P.O. Box 811, Presque Isle, 04769.


AR Jean Brooker PhotoFort Fairfield – Jean G. Brooker, 59, wife of Sheldon L. Brooker, passed away Tuesday evening, September 18, 2012, at a Caribou healthcare facility, after a brief illness. She was born July 1, 1953 in Presque Isle, the daughter of Charles H. and Ernestine (Perkins) Gilman. Jean attended Caribou schools and married Sheldon L. Brooker on May 3, 1969 and will be remembered as a dedicated and loving wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed walking, camping and spending time with her family, especially the apple of her eye, her granddaughter Taneisha.

Jean was predeceased by her parents and is survived by her husband of forty-three years, Sheldon; one son, Adam Brooker; one daughter, Shelly Lee M. McEachern; one granddaughter, Taneisha Brooker, all of Fort Fairfield; three brothers, Henry Gilman, Randy Gilman and his wife Kathy, all of Caribou, Alan Gilman of Fort Fairfield; three sisters, Bonnie Johnston and her husband Russell of Fort Fairfield, Charleen Savoie and her husband Troy of Brewer, Cherie Garmen and her husband Michael of Fort Fairfield; numerous nieces and nephews; and many, many friends, to numerous to list.

Friends called Friday, September 21, 2012, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Giberson-Dorsey Funeral Home, 144 Main Street, Fort Fairfield. A graveside service was conducted Saturday, September 22, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. at the Green Ridge Cemetery, Green Ridge Road, Caribou with Pastor Steve Young officiating. A time of continued fellowship with refreshments was held at the VFW Paul Lockhart Post Number 6187, Presque Isle Street, Fort Fairfield. Those who wish may contribute in memory of Mrs. Brooker to C.A.N.C.E.R., P.O. Box 811, Presque Isle, 04769.