Howard J. Brooks

  • Died: April 1, 2022
  • Location: Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family


Howard Brooks passed away peacefully at his daughter's home on April 1, 2022. He was 90 years old. Howard is survived by his beloved children, Kathy, Howard, Barbara, Joseph, Rosemary, Nancy, Lynn, Tracy, and Douglas; 27 loving grandchildren; over 20 great-grandchildren; his sister, Alberta, and brother Wayne. Howard is preceded in death by his daughter, Jane; his wife, Jane; and his wife, Carol.

One of the biggest joys Howard got during his life was sharing the gospel of Christ with people. Which is why he became a Chaplin with Transport for Christ, always looking for way to introduce people to God.

Relatives and friends are invited to Howard's Life Celebration on Thursday, April 7, 2022 from 11:00AM to 1:00 PM at John F. Givnish Life Celebration Home, 10975 Academy Road, Philadelphia, PA 19154. A funeral service will begin at 1:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Howard's name may be sent to:
America's Keswick - https://americaskeswick.org/
Transport for Christ - https://tfcglobal.org/

To share your fondest memories of Howard and to express your condolences to the entire Brooks family please visit www.LifeCelebration.com.


Services


Condolence & Memory Journal

I will cherish my family memories of you uncle Howard. Thanks for taking us camping! Much Love.

Photo: Betty Gilman (top left), Alberta (Phyllis) Brooks (top Rt), Howard Brooks (Bottom left), Wayne Reinas (Bottom Rt) 2819 Reynolds St, Bridesburg, Phila. PA

Posted by Laura Smith - Matlacha, FL - Family   April 11, 2022

What a blessings that God caused Howard's and my paths to cross,

Posted by Andy Lipton - Bensalem, PA - Friend   April 07, 2022

I am so sorry to hear of Howard's travel from us, but happy for him. My condolences to your family.Always sad to hear of another fellow truck driver leaving us.

Posted by Alan Zimmerman - Langhorne, PA - Friend   April 07, 2022

I'm so sorry for your loss. You father was a good and funny man. He will be missed RIP Mr. Brooks.

Posted by Michele Capps - Phila, PA - Family Friend   April 07, 2022

Dad, I am glad that tou are at peace now. Thank you for being a good father to all us kids. I love you and will miss you. Rest in peace.

Posted by Namcy Brooks - Phila, PA - Family   April 06, 2022


Family Album


Community Photos

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I will cherish my family memories of you uncle Howard. Thanks for taking us camping! Much Love. Photo: Betty Gilman (top left), Alberta (Phyllis) Brooks (top Rt), Howard Brooks (Bottom left), Wayne Reinas (Bottom Rt) 2819 Reynolds St, Bridesburg, Phila. PA