Mike Brooks

May 7, 1948 ~ July 3, 2023

Born in: St. Louis, Missouri
Resided in: Ste. Genevieve, Missouri

Michael Eugene “Mike” Brooks, 75, of Ste. Genevieve passed away July 3, 2023. He was born May 7, 1948 in St. Louis, MO to the late Alvin and Alpine (Dunlap) Brooks. Mike proudly served his country in the United States Army. He worked for the State of Missouri Department of Corrections for 33 years. He was a member of Genevieve Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and especially loved raising his grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Leona Hahl, grandson, Michael Harp; brother, John Brooks; sister, Pat Starky; brothers-in-law, Harry “Sonny” Hahl and John Hahl.

Mike is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Valerie (Hahl) Brooks; daughter, Tonya Hull and husband Rick; three grandchildren, Taylor Hahl, R.J. Warren, Brooke (Steve) Minks; four great-grandchildren, Michael Akers, Lucy, Ruby and Gracie Minks; brothers-in-law, Joe (Penny) Hahl and Jeff Hahl; fur babies, Smoky the cat and Dixie the Pitbull. Several nieces, nephews and other friends also survive.

Visitation will be held Friday, July 7, 2023 from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the C.Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home – Taylor Chapel in Farmington. Visitation will resume on Saturday, July 8, 2023 at 9:00 AM until the time of service at 10:00 AM at the C.Z. Boyer & Son – Taylor Chapel with Rev. Bob Webb officiating. Interment will follow at Knob Lick Cemetery.


Visitation: Friday, July 7, 2023
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

C. Z. Boyer & Son - Taylor Chapel
111 E. Liberty St.
Farmington, Missouri 63640

Visitation: Saturday, July 8, 2023
9:00 am - 10:00 am

C. Z. Boyer & Son - Taylor Chapel
111 E. Liberty St.
Farmington, Missouri 63640

Funeral Service: Saturday, July 8, 2023
10:00 am

C. Z. Boyer & Son - Taylor Chapel
111 E. Liberty St.
Farmington, Missouri 63640

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  1. Candle 5You will be missed dearly. I have such great memories. I hope you are are enjoying Heaven with Jesus and all the angels ! Love always, Suzie and Kenny Phipps

    • Candle 8I miss you so my papa! You were my best friend and I can’t thank god enough for letting you raise me. I miss you so much I’m lost without you! Rest easy I’ll take care of grandma for you heaven has gained an amazing angel 💔😭

  2. Candle 2Dear Val & family
    I am sorry to hear of your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Tina

  3. Candle 8Val and family, you all are in my thoughts n prayers. Heaven just gained another angel. Mike was such a good person, worked with him many years. They say god only takes the best. I loved teasing him. Lov ya Val.

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