Marilyn R. Brown, 81

Marilyn R. Brown, (nee Cooper) of Cedarburg entered into eternal life on Friday, Jan. 30, 2010, at the age of 81.

Marilyn was the beloved wife for 45 years of the late A.M. "Bud"

Brown, the loving mother of Marilyn (Drew) Thiet and the adoring grandmother of Brian and Jennifer. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends both here and in Ormond Beach, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Alberta Cooper, and her sister, Joan Cooper Booth.

Memorial services are scheduled for Friday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 p.m. at Mequon United Methodist Church, 11011 N. Oriole Lane. Private Interment will be at Wisconsin Memorial Park. Visitation will be held Friday at the church from 5 p.m. until the time of services.

If desired, memorials to Mequon United Methodist Church or the Alzheimer’s Association, SE Wisconsin Chapter, 6130 W. National Ave., Suite 200, Milwaukee, WI. 53214, are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mequon is serving the family. Online condolences may be sent by visiting