The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

December 27, 2013

Connie R. Brown

Star Beacon

PERRY — Connie R. Brown, age 50, of Florida St., Perry, Ohio, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

She was born May 21, 1963, in Sedalia, Mo., the daughter of Gary and Diana (DiAnna) Johnson and had been a lifetime area resident.

She had worked for First Merit in Painesville and Perry until her retirement due to ill health. She was a former member of St. Joseph Church in Ashtabula.

She loved Beagle Dogs, crafts and was a painter but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family.

Surviving her are her parents of Sebring, Fla.; her husband, Kenneth Brown whom she married August 15, 1987; her daughter, Brittany Brown and her fiancé Mike Chicarell of Perry, Ohio; son, Nathaniel Brown of Perry, Ohio; brother, Gary Johnson of Ashtabula; three nieces, one nephew and her brother-in-law, Bryan Brown of Geneva.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Ronald Johnson in 2006.

A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m., Monday, Dec. 30, at the Geneva Home of FLEMING & BILLMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS, 323 S. Broadway, Geneva, Ohio, with the Rev. Fr. Melvin Rusnak, of Assumption Church, officiating.

Calling Hours will be from 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, at the Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Animal Protective League of Lake County.

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