Isaac "Newt" Newton Brooks Jr.


April 14, 2022

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Isaac "Newt" Newton Brooks Jr.

Isaac "Newt" Newton Brooks Jr., 52, passed away Saturday April 9, 2022 at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He died following a lengthy illness. Newt was a life-long resident of Rock Springs. Wyoming.

He was born on September 6, 1969 in Rock Springs, Wyoming; the son of Isaac Brooks Sr. and Patricia Hower.

Newt attended schools in Rock Springs, Wyoming.

He loved spending time with his family and friends. Newt spent many hours driving the drag and being social. He enjoyed being outdoors, hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his four sisters, Elizabeth "Beth" Brooks and companion Vic Bertagnolli of Rock Springs, Wyoming; Cathy Garduno and husband Brian of North Salt Lake City, Utah; Jennie Jones and husband Terry of Rock Springs, Wyoming, Saima Mehal and husband Doug of Rock Springs, Wyoming; one uncle; Jack Hower and wife Barbara or Rock Springs, Wyoming; several cousins, three nieces, Justine Klarr and husband Derrick, Marianne Kaumo and fiancé Brittany Goergen; Patricia Jones; four nephews, Richard Kaumo; Matthew Purdy and fiancé JoAnn Adams; Derek Mehal; Dylan Mehal and special friend, Becky Alexander.

He is preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Richard Goetcher.

Cremation will take place, a Memorial Service will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. Thursday April 21, 2022 at the Vase Funeral Home, 154 Elk Street, Rock Springs, Wyoming. Inurnment will be in the Rock Springs Municipal Cemetery.

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