A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 8 at The Church of St. Peter, 1250 South Shore Drive, Forest Lake.
A private family interment will take place at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. A time for fellowship and sharing of memories will follow the service.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond Brown; children, Gary (Kathy) Brown, Denise Brown, Cheryl Kirk, Michele (Roger) Talley, Michael Brown and Patrick Brown; grandchildren Erik, Jerome and Jake Brown; Gina (Jason) Gray, Tony (Crystal) Howard and Heather Howard; Michaelene (Matthew)Foley and Jesse Kirk; Jennifer Brown and Raymond Warthen; Derek Brown; Maxwell Brown; great- grandchildren Anthony, Mason, Isaac and Eli Howard and Edwin and Josie Gray and Joey Foley.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Sigrid Benedict; one brother, Felix Benedict; sisters Grace, Vivian, Rose, Marian and Lucille; other relatives and friends.
Memorials are preferred to the Brown family and may be sent in care of Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake, MN 55025.