Dorothy Brown, 83 - March 12, 2008
Dorothy D. Brown, 83, of Cozad, died Saturday, March 8, 2008, at Hilltop Estates in Gothenburg.
Graveside services were held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the Grandview Cemetery, located northeast of Gothenburg with her son, Scott McNeal officiating.
Brown was born Aug. 5, 1924, at Evanston, WY, to Leon and Eulalia (Moore) Danks. She graduated from North Platte High School in 1942, then attended Brigham Young University at Provo, UT.
In 1945, she was united in marriage to Mearl McNeal. To this union, three children were born. The couple made their home at North Platte.
Following a divorce, she married Fred Brown in 1963, and the couple moved to Utah in 1964. To this union, a daughter was born.
While living in Utah, she worked as a secretary at the Dugway Proving Ground. Upon her retirement in 2004, she then resided with her daughter Chris at Cozad.
Brown was a member of the Relief Society and served as a Cub Scout den mother, a Federal Employees Union representative and as a part of the mentoring program at Dugway.
?She enjoyed long walks and computer Scrabble as well as attending Bible study at the Church of God at Cozad.
?Brown was preceded in death by: her parents, Leon and Eulalia Danks; and five sisters.
Survivors include: her three daughters—Chris McLoy of Cozad, Sheryl Sullivan of St. George, UT, and Cori Brown of Tooele, UT; her son, Scott (Kaylyn) McNeal of St. George; 17 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Condolences may be shared with the family at www.berrymanfuneralhome.com.
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