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Agnes Louise Brown dies at 88

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Agnes Louise Brown, mother of local resident Trina Hess, passed away Friday, Jan. 12, 2007. She was 88.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alexander Ross Brown, a retired Gary Police Officer.

She is survived by two sons, James H. Brown of San Francisco, Calif. and John Ross (Nora) Brown of Valparaiso; a daughter, Katrina Louise (Roger) Hess of Porter; a daughter-in-law, Susan Thompson of Louisville, Ky.; eight grandchildren, Ross, Ronald, Damian, Lara (Eric) Fee, Nathan, Patti A.J. and DeeDee; great grandson, Michael Fee and sister Katy Barrow of Seattle Wash.

Agnes, a resident of Miller for 57 years, was a very active member of the Marquette Park United Methodist Church in Miller. Her whole life was centered around her family and friends.

A memorial service, Rev. Tracey Leslie officiating, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 18 at Burns Funeral Home, 10101 Broadway, Crown Point. Cremation will be at Burns Funeral Home Crematory preceding the memorial services.

Contributions may be made to the Marquette Park United Methodist Church, 215 N. Grand Blvd., Miller, IN 46403.


Posted 1/15/2007