The Chancellor’s Office has been informed that Mrs. Joyce Louise Brown, 88, mother of Reverend Stephan Brown, S.V.D., Pastor of St. Joseph Parish, St. Petersburg, passed away in the Lord early Friday morning, February 28, 2020, at her home in Atlanta, Georgia.
Funeral arrangements are as follows:
A Divine Liturgy for the Faithful Departed will be held on Friday, March 6, 2020, 10:00 a.m., at Our Lady of the Cedars Maronite Catholic Church, 507 S. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Fairlawn, Ohio.
Burial will immediately follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, 100 E. Waterloo Road, Akron, Ohio.
Locally, a Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, March 28, 2020, 5:00 p.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 2101 22nd Avenue S., St. Petersburg. Clergy wishing to vest should bring an alb and a white stole.
In lieu of flowers or plants, donations in memory of Mrs. Brown may be made to the St. Joseph Endowment Fund, 2025 22nd Avenue. S., St. Petersburg, FL 33705. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to Rev. Stephan Brown, S.V.D. and family, in care of the same address.
May her soul and the souls of all the faithful departed
by the Mercy of God, rest in peace.