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Paula Jane Brown

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Paula Jane Brown

AGE: 83 • Wilmington

Paula Jane Brown, age 83, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on October 30, 2015.

A native Delawarean, Paula Jane was born on August 10, 1932, and was the daughter of the late J. Russell and Emily A. (Whittaker) Sutton. She graduated with the class of 1950 at P.S. Dupont High School. After high school, Paula Jane worked as a lab technician at the Hercules Powder Company from 1950 until 1955. She then went on to work as a retail sales clerk at John Wanamakers at the Augustine Cut-Off.

In her leisure time, Paula Jane enjoyed making ceramics, knitting and crocheting. She was a devoted and longtime member to St. Joseph on the Brandywine Parish.

Paula Jane is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Joseph J. Brown, Jr.; daughter, Jennifer Jane Brown (David Sewell) of Wilmington, DE; and granddaughter, Emily Patricia Brown.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 am on Thursday, November 5, 2015, at St. Joseph on the Brandywine R.C. Church, 10 Old Church Rd, Greenville, DE 19807, where a visitation will be held from 9:30 am until 10:30 am. Interment will follow in the adjoining cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to St. Joseph on the Brandywine at the address above.

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Published in The News Journal from Nov. 3 to Nov. 5, 2015
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