Funeral services were held June 16 for Lawrence Brooker, 70, of Jersey City. He passed away June 10 at home. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Born in Brooklyn, NY to Loncie and Justine Brooker, Mr. Brooker was employed at the Jersey City Water Department for 10 years before retiring. He was preceded in death by his son, Lawrence Jr.; daughter Jeana Marie; parents Loncie and Justine Brooker; brothers, Robert and Michael Brooker. Lawrence leaves to cherish his fond memories, his wife, Cora (Reba); daughter Chalese; grandchildren, Shakia, Tynnisha & Robert; brothers, David, Gerard and Robert; sisters, Hazel, Lavenia, Mabel, and Linda; brother-in-laws, Robert and James Moore; sister-in-laws, Pauline and Diane; and other relatives and friends.