Maryanne M. (Ragan) Brooke, 72, of Douglassville, wife of the late Robert M. Brooke, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at her home after a long illness.
Born on Sept. 28, 1948 in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Francis Joseph Ragan and Mary Margaret (Kelly) Ragan.
Maryanne graduated from Ursinus with a Bachlors Degree in accounting. She worked for Sanofi Aventis in Malvern, retiring in 2013. She also worked for Elan Pharmaceuticals. Soon after Maryanne stopped working at Elan she started her own business. It was Maryanne Brooke Longacre Quilting. During some of her free time she enjoyed quilting with her friends in her local quilting guild and enjoyed going on retreats in Kimberton. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be sadly missed by her family.
Surviving are her sons Thomas and Robert Brooke; brothers Frank, Michael, and John Ragan; and grandchildren Nicholas, and Matthias.
Services and interment are private.