Laura Ann Brown of Painesville died Feb. 18, 2014, at TriPoint Medical Center.
Born Oct. 28, 1955, in Painesville, to the late John Author and Daisy Lee Brown, Laura was a 1976 Broadmoor graduate.
Survivors include her sisters; Ruby Dent of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Princess Brown of Canton, Johnnie Mae Gaston of Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Rosetta (Larry) Gwynn and Loretta Reade, both of Painesville; brother, John Author (Clara) Brown Jr. of Cleveland; other siblings, Elizabeth Horne, Willie (Cindy) Horne, Micahel (Karen) Horne, Daisy (Floyd) Huffacker and Timothy Horne; 12 nieces and nephews; 27 great-nieces and great-nephews; and eight great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Union Community Church, 10959 Johnnycake Ridge Road, Painesville, with the service to immediately follow at noon with the Rev. Thomas Robinson presiding. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Painesville.
Online condolences at www.johnsonfuneralservices.net.
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue Painesville, OH 44077
Published in www.News-Herald.com on Feb. 20, 2014