BROOKVILLE -Ruth Ann (Dowden) Brown, 73, of Brookville, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013.
Ruth was born April 6, 1940, in Sidney, daughter of the late Wilbur Roy and Florence (Galimore) Dowden.
Mrs. Brown is survived by her husband, Don; son, Mark (Angela) Howie; two daughters, Shara Howie and Heather (Gary) Cox; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Doris (Carl) Black and Sue Davis; and many other loving family members and friends. She was preceded in death by sister, Jean McDonnel and brother, Ronald Dowden.
A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Baker-Hazel & Snider Funeral Home & Crematory, 5555 Philadelphia Drive, at North Main Street, Dayton. Interment will be at 3 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013, at Dayton National Cemetery.
The family will receive visitors 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 13, 2013, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, in Ruth's memory.
Online memories and condolences may be left for the family at www.bakerhazelsnider.com.
Baker-Hazel & Snider Funeral Home
5555 Philadelphia Drive Dayton, OH 45415
Published in Sidney Daily News on June 12, 2013