Arlene Beatrice Brown — December 24, 1948 – January 28, 2019
Arlene Beatrice Brown, 90, of Lanark, IL, passed away on January 28, 2019 at FHN Hospital. She was born on July 8, 1928 in Orangeville, IL, to Richard C. and Esther (Kuehl) Reuber. She attended Orangeville High School. Arlene married David A. Brown on December 24, 1948 in Orangeville. She was a member of the 20 year club at Newell, and enjoyed flower gardening, word puzzles, and time with her family.
Survivors include David A. Brown; Elaine Christians; John R. Brown; Marsha (Stephen) Pospischil; Brian R. (Lydia Slater) Brown; Kathleen DeBord; Donovan Brown; Stephen (Connie) Brown; Grandchildren: Michael Dash; Aaron Dash; Fonda Masunas; Billie Jo Christians; John Richard Brown II; Chad Pospischil; Beth Ann Pospischil; Logan, Abigail, and Lindsey Brown; John DeBord (J.D); Derek and Scott Brown; and 18 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Susan E. Dash (2000); and siblings, Evelyn, Pauline Hartman, and Marjorie Fryer.
Funeral service will be held on Monday February 4, 2019 at 11 AM, at the Schwarz Park Blvd. Chapel in Freeport, with Stephen J. Pospischil officiating. A visitation will be held on Sunday February 3, 2019 from 1-4 PM, also at the Schwarz Park Blvd. Chapel. Burial will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.