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Faith J. Brown

February 5, 1937 — December 1, 2023

Paullina

 

Faith J. Brown

Paullina, Iowa

            Services for Faith J. Brown, age 86, of Paullina who passed away on Friday, December 1, 2023, at Orange City Area Health System.  Her memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at Oakdale Evangelical Free Church in rural Meriden, with Pastor Andy Brown, officiating.

            Graveside service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, December 12, 2023, at Prairie View Cemetery in Paullina.

            Visitation with family present will be from 5 to 7 P.M. on Monday, December 11, 2023, at the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Paullina.

Memorials may be directed to:

Young Life

C/O:  Sarah Foster

Account #D185

PO Box 5184

Harlan, Iowa 51593-0684

OR

Evangelica Free Church of America

Memo:  Carrie Hinterholzer's Support

901 E. 78th St.

Minneapolis, MN 55420

 

Faith Jane Brown was born on February 5, 1937, to Eugene and Beatrice (nee Solberg) Nagle in Chicago, Illinois.  Growing up in a home of faith, she too trusted Jesus as her Savior at an early age.  Following World War II, the family moved from Illinois to Hayward, Wisconsin and then back to Addison, Illinois a few years later.  Faith graduated from Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois and taught school for 15 years there.  She married Frew Brown in 1973 and moved permanently with him and son Jason to Paullina Iowa in 1987.  They later attended Oakdale Evangelical Free Church, becoming members there.  Faith is preceded in death by her parents, aunts and uncles, and her husband Frew.  Faith went to be with her Lord on December 1, 2023.
     Faith was a sister, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother to many. She was sister to Eugene (Naomi), Ray (Leslie), and Laurie; mother to Andy (Laurie), Laurie (Gary), and Jason (Erin); grandmother to Dan (Robyn), Emily (James), Michael (Patti), Laurilee (Colin), Jaxon, Allesandra, Evelyn, Andre, Trinity, and Truman; great grandmother to Wyatt, Aurora, Tristyn, Karstyn, and Emmett, and had many other nephews and nieces.

 
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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, December 11, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Eldridge Family Funeral Home - Paullina

217 East Logan Street, Paullina, IA 51046

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

10:00 - 10:15 am (Central time)

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Memorial Service

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

11:00 - 11:45 am (Central time)

Oakdale Evangelical Free Church

1207 450th St., Meriden, IA 51037

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