Mary E. Brown
1920 – 2010
Webster, MA – Mary E. Brown, 90, of School St. formerly of Riverhead, NY, died Tuesday, June 15, 2010 in Webster Manor Nursing Home. She was the loving wife of the late William R. Brown, Sr. Born in Bronx, NY, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Fisher) Cassidy.
Mrs. Brown worked as an assembler for electronics manufacturing. She joined the VFW Ladies Auxillary #2476 in Riverhead, NY in 1972 where she held the office of Chaplain from 1972 to 1977, the president of the Auxillary from 1980 to 1982, served as treasurer from 1986 to 2000, and was a lifetime member. She was also a member of Riverhead Moose Club.
Mary is survived by her brother, John Cassidy of Whiting, NJ; her daughter-in-law, Kathleen Ann Brown of Putnam, CT; her grandchildren, Robert Brown, and Kathleen E. Brown; her great grandchildren, Joey Brown, Hayden Brown, and Skylar Brown. She was pre-deceased by her son, the late William R. Brown, Jr.; her brothers, the late Raymond and Robert Cassidy; and her sister, the late Florence Harrington.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Mary’s family from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Thursday, June 17, 2010 in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:00 am Friday June 18, 2010 in Most Holy Trinity Church, 568 Pomfret Road, Pomfret, CT. Burial will follow at 1:30 pm in the Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY. For guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com