Vickie Sue Brown
January 23, 1954 ‒ June 15, 2017
Vickie Sue Brown, age 63, of Marion passed away peacefully and unexpectedly Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Grant Medical Center.
Vickie was born on January 23, 1954 in Marion, Ohio to William Perry and Adelene Brown. Vickie attended Marion Harding High School where she was a 1972 graduate. During Vickie’s senior year of High School she married the love of her life, Robert L. Brown, on March 3, 1972. Together, they enjoyed 45 years of marriage, raising three sons and loving seven grandchildren who were her entire life.
In younger years, Vickie worked for The Fahey Bank Company at their North Branch. She later worked for Marion Head Start and The Marion City Schools where she was a cook, bus driver and teacher’s aide. Vickie had a strong love of children with special needs and would spend countless hours helping to develop their skills while never doubting their abilities.
Formerly Vickie and Robert were members of New Vision Community Church and Life Link Church.
Vickie will be deeply missed by her husband, Robert; father, William (Mary) Perry of Marion; sons, Bobby S. (Dawn) Brown of Tampa, FL., Scott A. (Niki) Brown of Marysville, and Bryon Matthew (Nicole) Brown of Marion, siblings, Robin (Dennis) Gast of Mansfield, Bruce Perry of Marion, Terry (Joe) Sansotta of Marion, Dan (Mikki) Perry of Green Camp, Bill Rish, Michael (Lisa) Rish, and Kathy Rish; numerous nieces, nephews and countless friends.
Vickie was preceded in death by her mother, Adelene Rish and sister, Shelly Rish.
Calling hours will be held at Snyder Funeral Homes, GUNDER/HALL Chapel, 347 West Center St., on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 from 11 am until 1 pm and 5 pm until 7 pm; come ready to share stories and fond memories. Private family burial will follow at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Vickie’s honor to The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 100 W. Old Wilson Bridge Road, Suite 118, Worthington, OH 43085.
Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to serve Vickie’s family and online condolences may be expressed by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.