Mary L. Brown

KINGSTON — Mary L. Brown, 95, formerly of Harveys Lake, passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at the Kingston Health Care Center.

She was born Jan. 28, 1919, in Wilkes-Barre, a daughter of the late John and Bertha Kachenbach.

She was a graduate of St. Nicholas School and enjoyed dancing and being with her family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John P. Brown Sr, who passed away on Sept. 16, 1985.

Surviving are her children, John P. Brown Jr., Mary Lou Perez, David Brown; several grandchildren; and great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Kachenbach; sister, Bertha Ganssle.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday from the E. Blake Collins Funeral Home, 159 George Ave., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

E. Blake Collins Funeral Home
159 George Avenue Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705

Published in Times Leader from May 4 to May 5, 2014