Linda Louise Clarke was born in Wakefield MA on May 21, 1952. she was the daughter of Robert H. and Helen Barker Clarke. She grew up and attended school in Cromwell, CT. She was a well respected member of the Cromwell High School Class of 1970.
She was married three times. First to William Dolan in 1972. In 1975 her name was listed as Linda Hernandez. In 1998 it was listed as Linda Brooks.
Linda recieved a Bachelors degree from New York University, and her Masters and Ph.D. from The University of South Carolina in 1981. She was an associate professor in the university's Physcology Dept. Among the numerous publications she wrote Linda co-authored a paper called "Morphine promotes autonomic learning" that was published in 2002.
Linda was a research psycologist at the Dorn V.A. Medical Center in Columbia South Carolina.
Linda died on December 14, 2001. She is survived by her husband, Joseph G. Brooks, and son, Michael Robert Hernandez.
Connecticut marriage record