April 17, 2014

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Betty M. Brown

BrownBettyBetty M. Brown (nee Scheibel), 94, of Elyria, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013, at the Lifecare Center of Elyria, following a long illness. She was born May 7, 1919, in Elyria, and was a lifelong Elyria resident.

Betty was the owner of the former Betty’s Beauty Shop in Elyria. She also worked at the former Bauer Dairy in Elyria and was an avid sports fan.

Survivors include her daughter, Karla (Greg) Buck of Elyria; grandsons, Rodney (Karen) Ott of Bay Village and Jeffrey (Susan) Ott of Vermilion; great-grandchildren, Gabriella Ott, McKenna Coyle, Samantha Ott, Jakob Ott and Dylan Ott.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Brown in 2004; infant son, Ronald James Brown in 1941; and a sister, Dorothy Simmons.

There will be no visitation. Private Graveside Services will be held at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township. Memorial contributions can be made to New Life Hospice, 3700 Kolbe Rd., Lorain, OH. 44053.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd., Elyria. Online condolences may be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com