She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Dorothy Brown; granddaughter, Greta Grover.
She is survived by her children, Dorothy (Kevin) Riotto, Deborah (Guy) Grover, James (Angela) Clements III, Christine (Chuck) Blair; 15 grandchildren; siblings, Jean (Tom) Van Hale, Robert (Tracey) Brown.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, February 18, 2012 at the Church of Saint Peter, 1250 South Shore Drive, Forest Lake, Minnesota.
Visitation will be held following mass from 1-3 p.m., with a Celebration of Her Life to follow Saturday at Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake. Memorials are preferred to the family.