Helen M. Brown
Helen M. Brown, 88, Geneseo, Ill., formerly of English, died Wednesday, May 29, 2013, at Good Samaritan Village in Geneseo.
Born Dec. 8, 1924, in Crawford County, she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Edna Vandever Smith.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Christian church.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ermal Brown, in 2000; a sister; two brothers; and an infant son.
Survivors include a son, Pastor Stephen Brown of Newburgh; a sister, Millie Lane of Bloomfield; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Graveside service: Monday, June 3, at 10:30 a.m. at Taswell Cemetery.
Officiant: The Rev. Stephen Brown.
Arrangements: Vandemore Funeral Home in Geneseo.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Geneseo Good Samaritan Village or Taswell Cemetery.