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Charlotte J. Brown

AGE: 82 • Whiting, NJ

Charlotte Julia Brown (nee Galloway), 82, passed away at home after her courageous 3 year battle with Leukemia on Thursday, June 29, 2017. She was born in Sacramento, California to John Galloway and Charlotte Brookes. Charlotte grew up in Neptune, NJ where she met her high school sweetheart and husband of 61 years John "Jack" Brown. They were long time residents of Forked River, living in Whiting for the past 12 years.

She was a devoted housewife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Charlotte was a member of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Whiting and had a very strong faith. She was a kind soul with a great sense of humor and was also very witty. Charlotte loved the city of Ocean Grove and living near the beach and had an unparalleled love for animals.

Charlotte is survived by her husband Jack and their 5 children; Charlotte (Gilbert) Perez, Charles (Carrie) Brown, Kathryn (Edgar) Samman, Jeffrey (Carolyn) Brown, and Cynthia (Robert) Zipoli. Also surviving is her sister Ruth, as well as her 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren whom she loved dearly.

Arrangements are under the direction of Riggs Funeral Home, 130 N. Route 9, Forked River, NJ 08731. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Charlotte's name to the Popcorn Park Zoo at P.O. Box 43, 1 Humane Way, Forked River, NJ 08731 or to Mary's Place by the Sea at P.O. Box 86, 22 Main Ave., Ocean Grove, NJ 07756.
Published in Asbury Park Press on July 2, 2017
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