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“The Golden family wish to express their deepest sympathies to Laurie and their children. Our Mother Beverly, who left us on April 19, 2008 to join...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Deborah Golden-Johnston - FL

“I remember Teddy from Hubinger St. We played on the same Little League team (C&R Steel). My house on West Rock Ave backed up to his on Central. His...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Benson Treadow - Manchester, CT

“Dear Laurie, I am so sorry to learn about Ted. I have always remembered him on Super Bowl Day and all the fun we had at your home. Ned and I had...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Ann Hayes - New Haven Conn, CT

“Laurie and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will miss Ted, he was always so good to me. I will never forget him. My sincere...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Rick Monaco - Guilford, CT

“Dearest Laurie, Jessie & Jaimie, My heart feels sadness, but my memories of many wonderful times spent together shall forever be with me. I send you...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Muffie Bidgood-Levy - FL

“Please accept my sincerest sympathy to all of you at this most difficult time. ada susman ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: ada susman - new haven, CT

“Laurie & family: I was extremely saddened to hear of Teddy's passing. I have fond boyhood memories, growing up around the corner, and playing ball...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ron Groves - Stratford, CT

“Laurie & Family, just to say we are thinking of you and are very sorry for your loss........Bill & Rudy ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Bill & Rudy - Hamden, CT

“To the Brooks/Gold family.. My heartfelt sympathy and condolences on your loss. It has been many many years since I was there in New Haven, but I...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: David Sloan - NY


Died in New Haven January 4, 2009, surrounded by his loving family and friends, Edward C. "Ted" Brooks, III, husband of Lauren Gold Brooks of 6 Linden Shores, Branford.

Father of Jessica Brooks of Cambridge, MA, and Jaime Lynch of Guilford. Grandfather of Brooks Neufeld and Kate Lynch. He is survived by his dog and constant companion, "Miles." He is the brother of Hollis Brooks of Colorado, and Cheryl Cassano of FL. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law Lindy and Patricia Gold and his nephew Joshua Kroop.

He was born January 29, 1946 in New Haven, son of the late Edward C. Brooks, Jr., and Katherine Whitty Brooks. He was a graduate of Hopkins School, UCONN Class of 1968, earned a fellowship at URI and attended UCONN Law School, graduating with his JD in 1972. He was the owner of Brooks Properties, Inc. in Branford.

Relatives and friends are invited to a funeral service Thursday morning at 11:00 am in Trinity Episcopal Church, Branford, and may call Wednesday from 5 – 7 pm at the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Branford. Burial will be in Center Cemetery, Branford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Guilford Animal Shelter, Sawmill Rd, Guilford, CT 06437, or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude's Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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