Marjorie E. Pembridge Evans Brown

Marjorie E. Pembridge Evans Brown, 87, formerly of Dallas and Fort Myers, Fla., passed away on April 15, 2013 at the Hospice Community Care at Geisinger South Wilkes Barre.

Born in Chinchilla on March 14, 1926, she was a daughter of the late David and Ruth (Pembridge) Evans. Marjorie graduated from Dallas Borough High School, Class of 1943.

She was married to Robert W. Brown, with whom she would have celebrated 68 years of marriage on May 5, 2013.

Marjorie was formerly employed as a teller at Miners National Bank of Dallas and as a receptionist at Payne Printery, both in Dallas.

She was an active member of the Dallas United Methodist Church, Dallas, and its organizations, serving as superintendent of the Sunday school program and as a Sunday school teacher for many years. Marjorie was also formerly active in both the Dallas Jr. and Sr. Woman's Club.

Surviving is her husband, Robert W. Brown, Kingston; son, Dr. Robert Brown, Hilton Head, S.C.; daughter, Shirley Breymeier, Dallas; four grandchildren, Amy Saenz, Virginia, Benjamin Brown, Colorado, Daniel Breymeier, Kingston, and Matthew Breymeier, Kingston; three great-grandchildren, Alivia and Alex Brown, and Trey Saenz; and a brother, David J. Evans, Virginia.

Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Dallas United Methodist Church Memorial Garden, 4 Parsonage St., Dallas, PA 18612

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Lanterman & Allen Funeral Home Inc., 27 Washington St., East Stroudsburg. Online condolences can be made at

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Published in Times Leader on Apr. 18, 2013