Arline June Brown, 83



Arline June Brown (nee Kirchner), age 83, passed away at the Hartford Hospital on Thursday, May 19, 2011. She was born on June 21, 1927, in Kewaskum, to the late Oscar and Alma (nee Ramel) Kirchner. She was raised on her parent's farm, and graduated from Kewaskum High School in 1945. She married Earl Cooper in 1957 and later married Leonard Brown in 1975.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon (Dennis) Beine of Hartford; grandchildren, Jason and Jeff Weninger of Hartford and Jill (Andrew) Guskov of Glendale. Brothers, Orin Kirchner of Wausaukee, Wilton Kirchner of Kewaskum, Elton (Bev) Kirchner of Kewaskum, and sister, Laverne (Roman) Laubenstein of West Bend. Further survived by nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Marvin Kirchner, sister-in-laws, Lila and Patsy Kirchner, also her two husbands, Earl Cooper of Hartford and Leonard Brown of Juneau.

The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, May 23, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W Paradise Dr. ,West Bend, with Pastor Robert Boerner presiding. The Visitation will be held on Monday, May 23, from 4:30 p.m. until the time of service 6 p.m., also at the funeral home. Entombment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park on Tuesday, May 24, at 10 a.m.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. (262)-338-2050
www.phillipfuneralhome.com.