Frederic Henry Brooks, Sr, 86

On Friday May 28, 2021, Frederic H Brooks Sr passed away at Yale New Haven Hospital.

He is survived by his loving wife Jane; his sister Barbara; children Rick (Debbie), Kate, and Mark (Anlee); grandchildren Dani (Elise), Marissa, Rue, Elisheva (Akiva), Kaimei, Kaiya, and Kailan; and great-grandson Yosef.

A 1956 graduate of Columbia College, he served as chairman of Riddell Sports Group for many years.

He was a passionate collector of Chinese antiquities. He served the Town of Greenwich as a member of the Planning and Zoning Commission and a board member of the Retired Mens’ Association.

A memorial service will be held Sunday May 30 at 1:00pm at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Bruce Museum.