Thomas Gerald Brooker, 66, Mulliken, Mich., passed away unexpectedly of an aneurism on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. A lifelong journalist, he served many roles in newspapers across the country including field reporter, editor and publisher. He served as publisher at Cass County Star-Gazette from July 2008 to November 2009.
A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established at Fifth Third Bank, 900 Charlevoix Dr. Grand Ledge, MI, 48837. Online condolences may be shared at www.petersandmurrayfuneralhome.com.