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Ylda Brooks

November 26, 1946 September 13, 2019
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Ylda Brooks (nee Gonzalez), age 72, a longtime resident of Joliet, IL, passed away on Friday, September 13, 2019 at her home. She was born November 26, 1946 in Saginaw, MI.

Beloved wife of Michael G. Brooks, whom she married May 10, 1986, loving mother of Christopher Brooks of Joliet, Jamie Amador of Texas, Olivia (Claudio) Aguiar of Utah and the late Javier Amador, adored grandmother of Robert, Jacob, Luca and Lana, devoted daughter of the late Raymundo and Enriqueta Gonzalez, dear sister of Angie Van Waggoner of Texas, Raymond Gonzalez of Texas and the late Robert Gonzalez and the late Lydia Manley, fond cousin, aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

A private interment will take place at Plainfield Township Cemetery.

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