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Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy B. Brown 1918 - 2008 Gladbrook

Graveside services for Dorothy B. Brown, 90, Gladbrook, Iowa, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Eudora Cemetery.Mrs. Brown died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008, at Westbrook Acres Nursing Home.She was born Aug. 17, 1918, in Clearfield, the daughter of Walter Stillman and Sadie Violet Joy Parsons. She attended school in Vinland. She moved to Iowa in 1997.Mrs. Brown was a homemaker and lived on the farm with her husband, Herbert Lee Brown, for 47 years.She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; two brothers, Walter and Leroy Parsons; and a sister, Thelma Tallcott.Survivors include two daughters; Judith Spitzli and Carol Monk, both of Marshalltown, Iowa; two sisters, Ruth Schelbar, Lawrence, and Mildred Kirk, Tulsa, Okla.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.Friends may call from noon to 7 p.m. Monday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive them from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday.Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.