Meadville Tribune

December 4, 2013

Patsy Ann Brown

Meadville Tribune

LINESVILLE — Patsy Ann Brown, 82, of Linesville passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Crawford County Care Center, Saegertown.

She was born July 5, 1931, in Meadville, a daughter of the late Harold and Marion Line Dykes. She married Paul L. Brown on March 4, 1954. He survives.

She had been employed as a certified nurse’s assistant for awhile, then dedicated her time to taking care of her family. She enjoyed square dancing, painting by numbers, taking bicycle rides and taking walks. She was the past department president of the Daughter of Union Veterans of the Civil War.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Paul L. Brown of Linesville; four daughters, Deborah Grant and her husband, Ronald, of Meadville, Darlene Brown of Linesville, Charlene States and her husband, Virgil, of Linesville, and Jodi Brown of Meadville; 10 grandchildren, Monica Robinson and her husband, Michael, Tonia Shartle, Misty Onderko and her husband, Anthony, Jessica Davis and her husband, Michael, Harold Grant and his wife, Angela, Paul Grant, Cherry Grant, Michael Brown, Kerrie Willis and Richard Willis Jr. She is further survived by 20 great-grandchildren. She is survived by her cousins, who were like a brother and sister, Raymond Lewis and his wife, Marlene, of Pittsburgh, and Merty Manes of Orlando, Fla.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Gregory Brown; and by an aunt, Dorothy Lewis.

Family and friends are welcome to call on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Dickson Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 N. Second St., Conneaut Lake, and they may attend the funeral service at 4 at the funeral home, with the Rev. Shane Thompson of Asera Care Hospice officiating. Inurnment will take place in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Vernon Township.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family in care of Dickson Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 N. Second St., Conneaut Lake, Pa. 16316.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Dickson Funeral Home & Crematory, Rocco R. Tedesco III, supervisor.