Marie Emily Brown
1938 - 2022
Marie Emily Brown
Visitation Information
Jul 21, 2022
Visitation Time
1:00 to 2:00 pm
Visitation Location
A H Brown Funeral Home, Springhill, NS
Service Information
Service Date
Thursday, July 21, 2022
Service Time
2:00 pm
Service Location
A H Brown Funeral Home, Springhill, NS
Burial Information
Burial Date
Jul 21, 2022
Burial Time
Immediate family only burial following the Funeral Service
Burial Location
Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, NS
Requested Charity
ALS Society; Heart and Stroke Foundation or The Brain Centre, Halifax.
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It is with deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Marie Emily Brown, age 84, of Springhill, NS. Marie passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2022 with family by her side, at All Saints Hospital, Springhill.

Born in Springhill, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence and Cynthia (Pettigrew) Spence.

Marie was a long time member of St. Andrews Wesley United Church, Springhill. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, the shopping network, and cards with friends. She enjoyed welcoming visitors to the Anne Murray Centre. She also celebrated her 80th birthday with a much loved trip to England, with son David, to see grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She will be sadly missed by sons, David (Debra), Lethbridge, AB, Michael (Treena Larson), Enfield, NS, and Peter, Vancouver, BC; 7 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; brother, Douglas (Faye) Spence, Springhill; sisters, Beverly Harvey, Kentville and Gloria King, Oromocto, NB; several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her husband LeRoy Brown.

Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to A. H. Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane Street, Springhill, (902 597 2361) where visitation will be held on Thursday, July 21, 2022 from 1 pm until 2 pm, followed immediately by her funeral service at 2 pm, Ruth Gamble, DLM, officiating. Immediate family only burial will follow in the Hillside Cemetery, Springhill.

Donations in Marie's memory made be made to the ALS Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the Brain Centre in Halifax.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the online memorial at or through the A H Brown Funeral Home Facebook Page.

Marie Emily Brown