MOSINEE - Mary Brown, 91, Mosinee, passed away on August 31, 2021 at Cedar Creek Manor from complications of Dementia. She was born September 11, 1929, daughter of Wallis and Bertha Noble in Mineral Point, Wisconsin. She was one of six children.
Mary graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville with a degree in Elementary Education. She began her teaching career at John Marshall Elementary in Wausau, Wisconsin. She married Jerrold Brown on June 30, 1955. He preceded her in death on January 15, 2018. She retired from the Mosinee School District in 1995. During retirement she was involved in the reading tutoring program at the Marathon County jail. For many years she was actively involved with the Mosinee United Methodist Church. Mary was best known for her friendliness, kindness and patience. She was a kind loving mother and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her daughter Debra (Rick) Schnabel and son Jeff (Lori) Brown; grandchildren Christopher Schnabel, Jessica (Brad) Bemowski, Jonathon (Amanda Schuhart) Schnabel, Justin (Robert) Brown, Logan Brown; great-grandchildren Evan Schnabel and Henry Schnabel, and several nieces and nephews. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Wallis and Bertha Noble; siblings Jane Noble, Mildred Noble, Albert Noble, Charles Noble and Robert Noble.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 3:00 PM at Brainard Funeral Home – Weston. The Rev. Gail Ray will officiate. Friends may call from 1:00 PM until time of the service at the funeral home. Masks are recommended for all those in attendance. A special thank you to the staff at Cedar Creek Manor, Kronenwetter. Their exceptional kind and loving care was and is greatly appreciated. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Mc-Lit Marathon County Literacy Council, 515 N 3rd Street, Wausau, 54401 or going through their website: https://mclitofwausau.org.
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