Obituary for Lavinia A. Brown

Born: Aug. 4th, 1919
Passed Away: Aug. 3rd, 2010


Thursday Aug. 5th, 2010
2:00pm to 4:00pm and
7:00pm to 9:00pm at Throop Funeral Home
Directions to Throop Funeral Home


Friday Aug. 6th, 2010, 11:00am at St Mary's Catholic Church - Marne
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Brown Mrs Lavinia “Vinnie” (Darling) Brown, aged 90, of Alpine Twp. and Zephyr Hills Fl., passed away Tues Aug 3, 2010. She was a long time employee of Gracewil Country Club. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick Brown; son, Roy B. Brown; twin granddaughters, Katherine Mary and Mary Louise Kline; parents, Roy and Lois Darling; sisters, Dorothy Carmody, Helen Schmuker, Margaret Darling; brothers, Lloyd Darling, Roy L. Darling and Willis Darling. She is survived by her children, Amy Thomas, Harry Brown, Fred W (Terry) Brown, Carl (Ione) Brown; daughter-in-law, Mary Brown; 15 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; brother, Edward (Ruth) Darling; sister-in-law, Rose Darling; and numerous nieces and nephews. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday 11:00 a.m. at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Marne. Fr William Zink and Fr. George Darling co-celebrants. Visitation at the Throop Funeral Home Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. with the Rosary Prayers Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Burial in Marne Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Alpine Twp. Fire and Rescue. An online guestbook is available Throop-Coopersville 616-837-8161


on Friday Aug. 6th, 2010 at St Mary's Catholic Cemetery - Marne
Directions to St Mary's Catholic Cemetery - Marne