Marjorie J. Brown,
Marjorie J. Brown (nee Turner) of Milan Estates in Saukville, formerly
of Cedarburg, died peacefully at Horizon Hospice Inpatient Unit in
Mequon on Sunday, June 23, 2013, at the age of 88.
Marjorie was born in Stratford, Conn., on May 4, 1925, the daughter of
Carl and Nellie (Nee De Mond) Turner. Marjorie was united in marriage on
Dec. 16, 1950, to Elwood Brown. Marjorie was a volunteer at Family
Sharing in Grafton and was an art teacher at MATC and also taught
Marjorie was an active member of Community United Methodist Church and
was a lifelong Girl Scout and Girl Scout leader. Marjorie was an
accomplished seamstress, quilter, knitter, painter, and also enjoyed
sailing, camping, hiking, traveling, cooking and baking. Most
importantly she enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Marjorie is survived by her children, Robert (Sharon) Brown of Oostburg,
Elizabeth Brown of Clarkfork, Idaho, Pamela Brown of Portland, Ore., and
Cynthia (Pat) Kotecki of Port Washington. She was preceded in death by a
son, Elwood Brown Jr. She is also survived by grandchildren, Anna,
Jennifer and Laura Censky and Abby and Maggie Kotecki;
great-grandchildren, Nolan and Elwood. She is further survived by many
nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be held today, June 27, 2013, at 6 p.m. at
Community United Methodist Church in Cedarburg. The Rev. David Blackmer
will be officiating. Family will receive friends at the church today
from 4 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Memorials to Community United Methodist Church or Family Sharing of
Grafton are appreciated. Online condolences may be sent by visiting
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.