L. Elaine Brown,

Nov 30, 1929 - Sep 24, 2012


L. Elaine Brown, 82, of Sandusky, died Monday, September 24, 2012, in Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky.

She was born Nov. 30, 1929, in Edon, Ohio, to Harris and Izola (Teegarden) Dirrim. She married Clifford D. Brown on Aug. 22, 1959 and he survives. 

Mrs. Brown was a teacher for the Elyria City Schools retiring in 1986.

Surviving are her husband, Clifford D. Brown Sr.; daughter, Susan (Tom) Hartman of Marblehead; grandchildren, Nathanial Hartman, Rebecca Hartman, Clifford D. Brown III, Joseph Brown and Thomas Brown; and brother, Harris “Duane” Dirrim of Arkansas.

She was preceded in death by her son, Clifford D. Brown Jr.; parents; brother, Walter Dirrim; and sister, Henrieta Mocherman.

Memorial services will take place at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be given to Marblehead Peninsula Library Committee or Stein Hospice.

Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Peninsula Chapel, Lakeside-Marblehead, is handling arrangements. Condolences may be shared with the family at neidecekerleveckcrosser.com.