Donna C. Brown, 90, formerly of New Vienna, Ohio departed this life Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Quaker Heights Care Community, Waynesville, Ohio. Her husband, Norman C. Brown, preceded her in death in 1997 after 52 years of marriage. Mrs. Brown was born August 17, 1921 near New Antioch, Ohio, daughter of the late Lonnie and Carrie Summers Curtis. She was a 1939 graduate of Wilmington High School.
Mrs. Brown was employed at Carter Engineering in New Vienna for four years, and then retired in 1979 from Wells Manufacturing in New Vienna after 33 years of service.
She leaves to mourn her passing several nieces and nephews, Charles Richard (Donna) Curtis of Xenia, Ohio, Paul Robert (Peggy) Curtis of Xenia, Ohio, Joy E. (Jerry) Norris of Middletown, Ohio, Bonnie S. (Michael) Hazelwood of Phoenix, Arizona, David A. Curtis of Cincinnati, Ohio, Alberta (Milton) Jones of Waynesville, Ohio, Thelma Rhonemus of Wilmington, Ohio, and William Brannock of Fort Myers, Florida; and special friends, Dorothea Wiget and her sons, Craig Wiget and David Wiget. In addition to her husband and parents, two brothers and two sisters-in-law, Glen & Dorothy Curtis and Donald David & Hazel Curtis, and a niece, Shirley A. Leslie, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at the New Antioch Church of Christ, Antioch Road, Wilmington, Ohio with Sidney Clay officiating. Burial will be in the New Antioch Cemetery. Friends may call from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at the New Antioch Church of Christ.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Crossroads Hospice, 8069 Washington Village Drive, Dayton, Ohio 45458.