JOSEPH B. BROOKS born March 19, 1915, passed away peacefully at home at Penticton, B.C. on September 11, 2005. Survived by his loving wife Joan of 57+ years, daughter Lynne (Dan) Taylor of Kelowna, son John (Shelley) Brooks of Summerland, grandchildren John (Bonny) Taylor of Vernon, Barbara (John) Klinger of Vernon, Rob Taylor of Kelowna, Matthew Brooks and Joe Brooks of Summerland, sister-in-law Trudy Moore and niece Evelyn Howell of Armstrong, brother-in-law John Butler of Aurora, Ontario. Joe was a veteran of WWII, a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather. A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, Sept 19, 2005 at 4pm at First Memorial Funeral Services, 501 Winnipeg St., Penticton.