CARY – Lauren Brown, 29, of Cary, died as a result of ovarian cancer Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at Rush Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. |
Her parents, Glen and Darla, were overjoyed the day their beautiful daughter Lauren was born Nov. 17, 1983. She also was adored by her big brother, Eric.
Lauren attended Cary-Grove High School, where she was very active with soccer and social activities. After graduating in 2002, she dominated public relations at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz.
Lauren returned to Cary after graduating with a bachelor's degree in 2007 and began her career working for the Chamber of Commerce in Barrington.
To her many friends and family, Lauren always will be remembered for her sweet disposition and uplifting personality. Her spirited, quick sense of humor and smile kept her and those around her laughing and will never be forgotten.
Lauren is survived by her parents, Glen and Darla of Cary; her brother, Eric of Phoenix; grandmothers; and extended family.
Lauren was preceded in death by her grandfathers; and her uncle, Carl.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at Davenport Family Funeral Home, 419 E. Terra Cotta Ave., Crystal Lake, with visitation from 3 to 9 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, Lauren's family has requested to bring photos and donations that will be made to cancer research.
Condolences may be sent to www.davenportfamily.com. Call 815-459-3411 for information.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Dec. 3, 2012