Inez M. Brown

Nov. 13, 1919 - Jan. 14, 2008

Inez M. Brown of Mukwonago passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at her residence. She was 88. Inez was born in Eagleville on Nov. 13, 1919, the daughter of James Patrick and Edith (nee Dresdow) Fardy.

Inez spent most of her life caring for her family.

Survivors include two sons, Wilbur E. (Lenore) Brown of Kenosha and their daughter Meghan, and Douglas Brown of Mukwonago; two daughters, Janice (Herbert) Beirmann of Albuquerque and Diane Houk of Dousman; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wilbur W. Brown; a son-in-law, Peter Houk Jr.; two sisters, May Stubbs and Iola Jasinski; and a brother, James Patrick Fardy Jr.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Thursday, Jan. 17, at Schmidt & Bartelt-Van Valin Funeral Home, 315 Main St., (Highway ES), Mukwonago. The Rev. Gene Doda will officiate. Burial will follow at Caldwell Cemetery in the town of Waterford.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Rolland Nelson Crossroads Hospice, 1020 James Drive, Hartland, WI 53029, would be appreciated.