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Dorothea Dale "Dorothy" Brown
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Birth: May 19, 1908
Linn County
Kansas, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 2007
Farmington
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA

Dorothea Dale Brown, 99, of Farmington, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2007, at Cedar Ridge Inn in Farmington.

Dorothea is survived by her daughter, Louise Webb (Marlo); three grandchildren, Margo Allee (Jim), Perry M. Webb (Cindi), and Lisa Rogers (Randy); 21 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lestor Brown; her son, Wendell Dale Lea; her parents, William S. Boone and Lou Ella (Michaels) Boone; five brothers; six sisters; two great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Dorothea was born, grew up, and was married in Kansas. She moved to Farmington in 1938, when they bought Taylor's Department Store. In 1940, she moved to Albuquerque, where she worked as a women's clothing buyer for Hinkel's and Fedway Department Stores. Upon her marriage to Lester Brown, she retired and they later moved to Saratoga, Calif. When she was widowed, she moved to Farmington, where she has resided for the past 17 years. Dorothea was a loving mother and grandmother, who especially loved to spend time with her family.
Visitation for Dorothea will be held at 10:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Nov. 10, at Brewer, Lee and Larkin Funeral Home. Services will follow at 1 p.m., at the funeral home with Bishop Scott Rhien conducting. Interment will be at 1 p.m., Monday, Nov. 12, at Fairview Cemetery in Albuquerque.

Dorothea is in the care of Brewer, Lee & Larkin Funeral Home, 103 E. Ute St. in Farmington; (505) 325-8688.

3rd great granddaughter of legendary Daniel Boone

Married (1) Andrew Jackson Lea (1903-1973), divorced in abt 1941 and (2) Bert Lester BROWN 1915 1995
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Shelby Boone (1865 - 1955)
  Lou Ella Michaels Boone (1875 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Andrew Jackson Lea (1903 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Irvin Boone (1905 - 1995)*
  Dorothea Dale Brown (1908 - 2007)
  Robert R Boone (1916 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Memorial Park
Albuquerque
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Nov 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22717536
Dorothea Dale Dorothy Brown
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Dorothea Dale Dorothy Brown
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Dorothea Dale Dorothy Brown
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