A graveside funeral service for Evelyn (Cotton) Brooks, 94, will be held Aug. 1 at 11 a.m. at the Center Cemetery in New Milford.

Mrs. Brooks, of New Milford, died Feb. 8, 2011, at New Milford Hospital. She was the wife of the late Joseph C. Brooks.

Mrs. Brooks was born Sept. 20, 1916, in Newark, N.J., daughter of the late Ludolph and Bertha (Moorehead) Cotton.

She was a housekeeper for many years for Dr. Barysh.

The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.