Donna Brown

Donna C. Brown, 75, of Verndale, passed away at the Fairview Hospital in Minneapolis surrounded by her family. 

Funeral services will be held Sat., March 13, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Sta-ples. Visitation will be held Fri., March 12 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Brenny Fam-ily Funeral Chapel, Staples and one hour prior to the service on Saturday. 

Donna was born to Har-ry and May (Huntington) Snook on January 2, 1946 in Parkers Prairie. She was married to Charles Brown, in Las Vegas. Donna was a very hard worker. She worked as a caregiver and nurse’s aid for over 30 years along with working on the farm. She never missed a day of work. In her free time Donna enjoyed rid-ing four-wheelers, camp-ing, and campfires. In her later years, Donna never let age define her. After retire-ment she continued work-ing at the Staples Express and spent her time dancing and sewing many quilts and rugs. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. 

She is survived one son, Floyd; one daughter, Carla; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren with another expected in Septem-ber and two sisters, Ethel and Marcella. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; hus-band, Charlie; four broth-ers; three sisters and moth-er-in-law, Dora. 

Funeral arrangements are by the Brenny Family Funeral Chapel- Staples..

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