Leona D. Besson Brown was born April 11, 1917, in Dunkirk, KS, daughter of Desire and Gertrude Spence Besson. She married I. Rex Brown July 25, 1939, in St. Charles, MO.
Surviving are daughters, Sharon K. (Robert) Benson and Jeanne C. England; grandchildren, Cheryl (Thomas) Koether, Kimberly Allen, Michelle (Michael) McGrath and Mark (Erin) Mollohan; step-granddaughter, Keli (Jeff) Coutu; great-grandchildren, Catie Koether, Andrew, Emily and William allen, Lauren, Allison and Brooke McGrath; and Katherine Mollohan; sisters-in-law, Faye Swanson and Ina Griffin; several nieces and nephews, including, Barry (Brenda)Dennis and great-nieces and -nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband September 15, 1995; grandson, Dr. Michael S. Allen and sister, Lois Dennis.
Note: Thanks to Kimberly (#:47154707) for links to her parents.
Lois L. Besson Dennis
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