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1 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque, IA

“We are still we itthe you. You are not are not alone. We will be with you soon. We miss your loving smile and caring nature. You are so missed! ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: DK Haberkorn-Fouche - Dubuque, IA

“Ron I am still here for you, you are not alone . I know you never wanted to leave me alone. I am not alone, you are always we with me God has been...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - DUBUQUE, IA

“I still miss you so much. God willing it will be soon that I can take care of you. I miss you so much. We are here for you you are not alone. ...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque, IA


5 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque IA

“My dear Kate please send me your address Ron and I loved you so much. I miss him so much and thank you so many happy times together. Ron is so...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque, IA

“I will love you forever. You were my best friend. I love you and miss you everyday. I will be with you soon when God called me home. Please wait...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque, IA


8 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque, IA

“I love you forever. I will be with you as soon as God called me home. You will never be alone. Miss you so much. I will aways be with you. You are...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Diana Fouche - Dubuque, IA

“My Dear Diana I am so sorry for your loss such a nice man and so young my thoughts are with you at this time Love Kate ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Kate Fisher - Dubuque, IA

“I love big brother, please Rest In Peace ❤ Janine ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Janine Blanck - Midland, MI


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Ronald D. "Ron" Brooks, age 65, of Dubuque, Iowa, was called home peacefully at 6:12 a.m., on Friday, August 18, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque, surrounded by his loving family. To honor Ron's life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, is in charge of arrangements.

Ron was born on June 19, 1952, in Battle Creek, Michigan, son of Duane Ray and Barbara Jean (Hiscock) Brooks.

Ron proudly served his country with the U.S. Army and was lovingly known as "Radar" to his friends. Ronald D. Brooks; retired computer programmer, genuinely kind-hearted, volunteer, animal lover, gardener and dear friend to many. God bless you Ron and thank you for all of the joy you graciously shared with us along your journey!

Those left to cherish Ron's memory include

his long-time friend and divinely inspired sister,
Diana Haberkorn-Fouché, Dubuque, IA;

Diana's children whom he helped raise and loved dearly,
Dena Roberts, Rebecca Nolan, Brittnie Nolan, Tyler Roberts, Bailey Roberts and Brandon Roberts;

his father,
Duane Brooks;

his siblings,
Janine (Keith) Blanck,
Dan (Cathy) Brooks
and Jim (Mindy) Brooks;

and his beloved cat and confidant,
Little Thumper.

Ron was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Jean Brooks.