Christine Brown

December 13, 2013
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Christine Brown, age 72, of Brookville, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.

 

Christine was born April 9 1941 in Batesville, Indiana to Howard and Dorothy Ronnebaum Robinson.  She was a 1959 graduate of Brookville High School and lived her entire life in Brookville.

 

On November 28, 1959, she was united in marriage at St. Michael Catholic Church to Leslie Brown, and he survives.  She started out as a long distance operator in Cincinnati, Ohio and eventually retired from the Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio after twenty years of service.  Christine also retired from the Kroger Company in Batesville.  She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

 

Christine is survived by her husband of 54 years, Leslie, and their children; Jeff (Billie Jo) Brown, Cindy (Tom) Rader, Bill (Beth) Brown and Melinda Brown; six grandchildren and one great grandchild, all of Brookville.

 

Visitation is Monday, December 16, 2013 from 5-8 p.m. and Tuesday, December 17, 2013 from 11:30-12:30 at Cook Funeral Home, 929 Main Street, Brookville.  A Mass of Christian burial, officiated by Father Sean Danda, at St. Michael Catholic Church will begin at 1:30, Tuesday.  Burial immediately follows in Sims Cemetery, New Fairfield..

 

Memorial donations may be directed to Hospice of Hamilton or a Charity of Choice.  Online condolences can be left for the family at www.cookfuneral.com

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