Janice M. Brown


Janice M. Brown, 70, died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

Janice M. Brown, 70, died Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.

She was born on Aug. 2, 1943, in Colby, to Alexander and Ruth Marie Kessler Fromme.

On June 23, 1965, she married E. Edward Brown in Hoxie.

A longtime Garden City resident, Mrs. Brown was an executive director of the Girl Scouts Tumbleweed Council of Garden City.

Survivors include her husband; one daughter, Stephanie of Olathe; one son, Scott of Wichita; two sisters, Mary Lou Anderson of Lansing and Debra Basom of Topeka; three brothers, David Fromme of Springfield, Mo., Phil Fromme of Burlington, and Robert Fromme of Floresville, Texas; and two grandchildren, Grant and Chelsea Nicholson of Olathe.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist Church in Garden City.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in the Hoxie Cemetery in Hoxie.

There will be no calling times.

Memorials may be given to the Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland in care of Price & Sons Funeral Home of Garden City.

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