CLAIRTON, Pa. - Sheila K. Brown, of Clairton and formerly of Salamanca, passed away on Saturday (June 1, 2013), in her home.
Born March 17, 1947, in Cuba, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Darwin and Doris (Drake) Brown. She was a member of the Church of Latter-Day Saints, in Pittsburgh, 2nd Ward of Jefferson Hills. She was a caregiver to Alzheimer and mentally challenged patients in her home in Salamanca and also Cocoa Beach and Merritt Island, Fla.
She is survived by a daughter, Melissa (Greg) Huffman, of West Plains, Mo.; a son, Doug (Natalie) Stroup, of Jefferson Hills; grandchildren, Eric Mohr of Bradford, Alexis Mohr of Bradford, Scarlet Huffman of West Plains, Mo., Shane Murtaugh of Jefferson Hills and Benjamin Stroup of Jefferson Hills; great-grandchildren, Sage Pierce, Lillyana Mohr and Caleb Murtaugh; a sister, Cheryl Williams of Chester, Idaho; brothers, David Brown of Lima, Peru and James Johnny John of Salamanca; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will take place on Friday, June 7 at 3 p.m. in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Olean. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, Fla. 32256.
Published in The Salamanca Press from June 6 to July 5, 2013