Sharon Brown, age 78, of Imlay City, MI passed away Sunday, March 27, 2022 at home. Sharon Marie Brown was born September 16, 1943 in Detroit, MI. She was the daughter of the late Edwin and the late Marie (Wilczynski) Brown. Sharon grew up in Washington Township and Utica, MI. She was a graduate of St. Augustine High School in Richmond, MI, Class of 1961. Sharon lived in Utica, MI until moving to Imlay City in 1972.
She was employed as a receptionist for Dr. Bristol for several years. Sharon also worked as a nurse’s aide and care giver through the years at an adult foster care home. She cared for her parents into their 90s.
Sharon was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Imlay City, MI for 50 years. She was a faithful, die-hard Notre Dame football fan. Sharon loved her long-time companion, Mooch, her beloved dog. Sharon’s wit and humor evoked much laughter. Her love and faithfulness to the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary was an inspiration to all who knew her.
She is survived by her sisters, Alice Cutlip of Port Huron, MI, Joan Brown of Imlay City, MI, Carol Priestap of South Lyon, MI, Nora (Wallace) Wallington of Lapeer, MI, Maureen (Richard) Granata of West Branch, MI, Elaine (Anthony) Kircus of West Branch, MI and Barbara (Richard) Battani of Metamora, MI, four brothers, Edwin Brown of Port Huron, MI, Dennis Brown of Imlay City, MI, Daniel (Martha) Brown of Washington Twp., MI and Gerald (Jill) Brown of Fowlerville, MI; and numerous nephews, nieces, grand-nephews and grand-nieces.
Sharon was preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Marie Brown; and her brother, Eugene Brown.
The funeral mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, March 31, 2022 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 700 Maple Vista, Imlay City, MI. Reverend Fr. Noel Cornelio will officiate. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery.
The family will be available for visitation 2-5 and 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City, 225 N. Main Street, Imlay City, MI and 10-11 a.m., Thursday, March 31 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. There will be a 7 p.m. Rosary Wednesday evening.
Arrangements were entrusted to Muir Brothers Funeral Home of Imlay City.
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