Susan A. (Brooks) Jimenez, artist, animal lover, mother

Susan Alissa (Brooks) Jimenez was born on February 3, 1963, to John F. Brooks Sr and Shirley Mae (Sheldon) Brooks. She was a graduate of Fair Haven Union High School in 1981. She was predeceased by her parents, and two older sisters, Sharon and Ann. She is survived by her husband, David and three children.

Sue loved to draw. Her favorite football team was the Miami Dolphins. Her baseball team was NY Yankees. She loved hard rock music, and her favorite band was Avenged Sevenfold. The lead guitarist, Sinister Gates, handed her a guitar pick from the stage at the end of the Mayhem festival at SPAC July 23, 2014. She had a pit ticket and was at the rail.

Sue was also a lover of animals, especially cats (Little Bit!).