Mary F. Brown

April 16, 1918 - April 9, 2014

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Mary F. Brown, 95, of Evansville passed away Wednesday April 9, 2014 at Hamilton Pointe Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born April 16, 1918 in Waverly, KY to Herbert and Eleanor (Alvey) Willett.

Mary was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church. She and her late husband volunteered for several years at the Senior Citizens lunch program. She was involved with craft fairs for many years and was an accomplished seamstress. Her true joy were her visits from her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, Joseph C. Brown in 2011; her parents; brothers, Joseph, Dick and James Willett; sisters, Louise Vanover and Mary Magdalene Greenwell.

She is survived by her children, Gerald Brown (Evalee) of Maryville MO, Joyce Coney (Charles) of Elberfeld, IN, Sue Faulkner (Dave) of Evansville, Joseph R. Brown (Candee) of Lecanto, FL, Judy Wenzel (David) of Florence, WI, Vicki Perkins (Ron) of Newburgh; 16 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Family and friends may visit from 3:00 - 7:00 pm Friday April 11, 2014 at Ziemer Funeral Home East Chapel, 800 S. Hebron Ave., Evansville, IN 47714 and from 9:00 - 10:00 am Saturday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 2301 N. Stockwell Rd., Evansville, IN 47715.

A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 am Saturday April 12, 2014 at the church with Fr. Zach Etienne officiating.

Entombment will be at Oak Hill Mausoleum.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 2301 N. Stockwell Rd., Evansville, IN 47715.

The family wishes to thank Hamilton Pointe and Gentiva Hospice for their caring and compassionate treatment during Mary's last days and Deacon Cy Will and Fr. Zach Etienne for their visits.

Condolences may be made online at

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