Kathleen J. Brown

Kathleen J. (Higgins) Brown, 70 , of Milford formerly of Holliston passed away Tues. July 9, 2013 at home after a long illness. She was the wife of Louis M. Lou Brown Sr. Mrs. Brown had been employed at Dennison Manufacturing in Milford for over 35 years before her retirement. Kathleen was born April 17, 1943 in Holliston the daughter of the late Harvey G. and Muriel (Turner) Higgins. She was a graduate of Holliston High School, Class of 1961. Kathleen was a volunteer at the Milford Regional Medical Center, and was a receptionist at the Atria Draper Place, Hopedale and Golden Pond in Hopkinton. She enjoyed walking and was a former member of Womens World and Perfect Shape gyms both of Milford. She was also a member of the Faith Community Church of Hopkinton. She enjoyed vacationing at Mayflower Beach in Dennis and enjoyed gardening. In addition to her husband Lou, she is survived by her son Louis Chuck Brown Jr. of Milford; her three daughters Donna M. Wattinne of Charlotte, NC, Deborah A. Hayward and her husband David of Indianapolis, IN, and Doreen Hamelin and her husband Raymond of Mendon; two brothers David A. Higgins of Northbridge, CA, and William R. Higgins of Canaan, ME; her sister Shirley Higgins of Conway, SC; twelve grandchildren and two great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers Keith Higgins and Harvey W. Punky Higgins. Funeral services will be held Sat. July 13, 2013 at 10 AM in the BUMA-SARGEANT FUNERAL HOME, 42 Congress St., Milford. Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Rt. 109, Milford. Visiting hours will be Fri. July 12, 2013 from 6-8 PM in the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Faith Community Church of Hopkinton, 146 E. Main St., Hopkinton, MA 01748 or to the Dana Farber Cancer Ctr., Milford Regional Medical Center, C/O Dev. Office, 14 Prospect St., Milford, MA 01757. www.bumafuneralhome.com

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Buma-Sargeant Funeral Home
42 Congress Street Milford, MA 01757
(508) 473-5511

Published in Milford Daily News on July 10, 2013