Anne Elizabeth Brown

Anne Elizabeth Brown, 87, of Brimfield died November 20, 2012 at Robinson Memorial

Hospital following a short illness. She was born March 13, 1925, in New Milford, Ohio, the daughter of the late Gaetano and Rose (Scavariello) Esposito.

Preceding her in death was her husband of 44 years, Carl Douglas Brown, whom she married

June 19, 1948.

Anne enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, quilting, knitting, reading and her church. Although

she was employed at many jobs over the years beginning with "Rosie the Riveter" during World

War II, she especially enjoyed her roles as wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by three daughters, Carol (Thomas) Townley of Niles, Susan (Ralph) Rohner of

Akron, Denise (Leslie) Haney of Ravenna, and one son, Douglas Paul Brown of Brimfield; seven

grandchildren and four great grandchildren; brothers, Marion Esposito of Ravenna and Joseph

Esposito of Cambridge.

Also preceding her in death were four brothers, William, Albert, Carlos and Louis and one

Sister Theresa Mary Vaughn.

A mass of Christian burial will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, November 24, 2012 at St. Peter of the Fields Church with calling hours one prior to services. Burial will follow at St. Peter of the Fields Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Anne's memory to St. Peter of the Fields Church,

Rootstown, Ohio or the donor's favorite charity.

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.

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  • Dear Denise & Leslie, I'm getting a card out to you, but I feel so bad that I didn't get to the calling hours. Linda told me, but I saw it too late. I remember how close you were to your mom, Denise -- I am sure your heart is broken. Your Mom really was a special person. Love, Julie Boyden