Melvin L. Brooks, 93, of Fort Dodge, died Monday, January 7, 2013 at his home. Funeral services will be held at10:30 a.m. Friday at the Foster Chapel, with Pastor Chad Halbach officiating. Burial will be in the Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Foster Funeral and Cremation Center from 5:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. Thursday and prior to the service on Friday. Military rites will be conducted by American Legion Post # 191.