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|Posted: Mon Oct 09, 2006 4:06 pm Post subject: MARY E. BROWN
|MARY E. BROWN
Former Elton resident, Mary E. BROWN, 88, of Douglass Drive, Arcade, died Wednesday, January 26, 1994, at Bertrand Chaffee Hospital, Springville.
Born in Centerville, on December 23, 1905, she was a daughter of William and Frances VOSBURG HICKEY. She married C. Kenneth BROWN, who died in 1976.
A graduate of the Delevan Teacher's Class, and Fredonia State Normal School, Mrs. BROWN taught at rural schools in the Machias area.
She was a member of Delvan's Blessed Sacrament Church and its Altar and Rosary Society, a member of the Delevan and Arcade Senior Citizens and a member of the Delevan Grange.
Mrs. BROWN is survived by a sister, Thelma COLTER of Mountainville.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by a brother, Paul HICKEY.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Saturday, January 29, at the Blessed Sacrament Church in Delevan. Burial was in Elton Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Arcade Rescue Squad.
Arrangements were made by the W.S. Davis Funeral Home, Inc., Arcade.
[Transcribed by Louise Y. Mills, 2005, from scrapbooks of Edna Findlay Myers]