|Death: ||Jul. 23, 2013|
Clara Jean Browne, 85, of Decatur, Ga., formerly of Hoopeston, passed away at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Lily Homes in Atlanta, Ga.
She was born April 27, 1928 in Hoopeston, a daughter of Harry D. "Pete" and Ina Conway Chadwick Burtis. She married Glenn R. Browne Jr. on Jan. 7, 1951 in Earl Park, Indiana. He preceded her in death in 1985. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Kay Honn, a brother and a sister.
She is survived by two sons, Neil Browne and Murray Browne; four grandchildren, Tristan and Sadie Honn and Cynthia and Bonnie Browne and a great-grandchild.
She worked as a bookkeeper at Milford Canning Company and worked in the office at American Can in Hoopeston. She was a member of Milford Christian Church. She enjoyed knitting and quilting.
Full obituary can found in the Champaign, Illinois News-Gazette published July 30, 2013.
Harry Darwin 'Pete" Burtis (1892 - 1961)
Ina Chadwick Burtis (1898 - 1975)
Glenn R. Browne (1925 - 1985)
Kay Browne Honn (1958 - 2005)*
Floral Hill Cemetery
Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Jul 25, 2013
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