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Ruth E. Brown

March 03, 2017

Ruth Elizabeth (Sim) Brown, age 85, of Norwalk, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at The Willows in Willard.

She was born January 23, 1932 in Buffalo, NY to the late Robert and Charlotte (Hurd) Sim. She was raised in Chicago and moved to Norwalk with her family, where she graduated from New London High School in 1950. She worked at Norwalk Truck Line and Drs. Kimball and Thomas. She enjoyed spending time with her family, cats and dogs.

She is survived by her children, Jacqueline S. (David) Reed of Norwalk, Jennifer K. (G. Scott) Slone of Norwalk, Joseph R. (Mary) Brown of Norwalk, and Judi L. (David) Roth of Collierville, TN; grandchildren, Sydney Reed, Mallory Reed, Amber (Adam) Schafer, Josee Brown, Maura Brown and Evan Brown; great-grandchildren, Alaina Schafer and Adrian Schafer; sister, Roberta Hickson of Spokane, WA; a sister-in-law, Helen Brown of Norwalk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence B. Brown in 2013; son, Carlton Robert Brown; grandchild, Treva Slone in 2016.

Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 – 5:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at 10:30 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with the Rev. Ted Miller officiating. Burial will follow at St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH, 44870 or to the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 1322 Settlement Rd., Norwalk, OH, 44857.

Online condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.

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Ruth Elizabeth (Sim) Brown, age 85, of Norwalk, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017 at The Willows in Willard.

She was born January 23, 1932 in Buffalo, NY to the late Robert and Charlotte (Hurd) Sim. She was raised in Chicago and moved to Norwalk with her family, where she graduated from New London High School in 1950. She worked at Norwalk Truck Line and Drs. Kimball and Thomas. She enjoyed spending time with her family, cats and dogs.

She is survived by her children, Jacqueline S. (David) Reed of Norwalk, Jennifer K. (G. Scott) Slone of Norwalk, Joseph R. (Mary) Brown of Norwalk, and Judi L. (David) Roth of Collierville, TN; grandchildren, Sydney Reed, Mallory Reed, Amber (Adam) Schafer, Josee Brown, Maura Brown and Evan Brown; great-grandchildren, Alaina Schafer and Adrian Schafer; sister, Roberta Hickson of Spokane, WA; a sister-in-law, Helen Brown of Norwalk; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence B. Brown in 2013; son, Carlton Robert Brown; grandchild, Treva Slone in 2016.

Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 – 5:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at 10:30 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with the Rev. Ted Miller officiating. Burial will follow at St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH, 44870 or to the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 1322 Settlement Rd., Norwalk, OH, 44857.

Online condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.

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