Jean Fortin Brown

Excelsior, Minnesota

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Jean and Dick were always true and faithful friends to my parents, Jorie and Sexton Richards. I have always held the Brown family close to my heart.

Jill Richards Sabella

Dear Dick, Mary, John, Dick and families,
I am sending my love to all of you as you celebrate Jean and her wonderful life tomorrow. She was my second mom! I think she was also busy being Mom to many! So many sweet memories like sitting out in the cool shade of that wonderful porch eating cookies and chatting about everything and nothing! Jean made me feel important and so welcome! She was the heart of the home with her precious, sweet, calm way of giving attention to everything and...

What a great friend I lost. I feel honored to have known such a beautiful person inside and out. Over the years, I have learned from Jean how important family is. Dick number one, Mary number two, and the crazy boys to follow. I also learned what true love really is, watching Dick bring Jean to the salon twice a week with a smile. He calls me happy hair, how could I not be happy with their presence. What a great inspiration to grow old gracefully. Even as Jean approached ninety I would never...


Jean's Obituary

Jean Brown passed away in Excelsior, Minnesota. Funeral Home Services for Jean are being provided by Huber Funeral Home. The obituary was featured in Star Tribune on April 13, 2012.