Brooks was a student at Benedictine High School, where he was active in sports, having played on the JV basketball, football and baseball teams, as well as the Varsity tennis team.He
Benedictine family, and that love was and continues to be returned in innumerable ways.Brooks was a gifted musician who played the guitar and wrote, sang and recorded music with his brother and friends.
grew up in Ashland and had friends throughout the Richmond area, from Beaverdam to Brandermill, and everywhere in between.
brought joy to everyone he
lived for the moment, was unburdened by rules and brought out the goodness in every person he
was kind, caring and shared his
boundless love with everyone.