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Lola A. Brown, age 78, of Ransomville, died peacefully at her home on Sunday, September 3, 2017, after a lengthy illness. Lola was born on December 16, 1938 in Buffalo, NY, the daughter of the late Richard F. and Bertha (Mattson) Mountain and was a graduate of LaSalle High School in Niagara Falls.
On April 2, 1960 she married Donald J. Brown and they moved to Ransomville in 1974. Lola began working at Faery's Greenhouses in 1982, transplanting and selling produce. She retired after 30 years in 2012. Lola was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion O. Leo Curtiss Post # 830 in Ransomville. She enjoyed reading, gardening, and spending time with her family.
Her husband, Donald, predeceased her in 2012. She is survived by a son, Donald J. (Stacey) Brown, Jr. of Niagara Falls; a daughter, Pamela (Todd) Serianni of Ransomville; a daughter-in-law, Debbie Guthrie; her grandchildren, Donald 'D.J' J. Brown III, Amanda (Kyle) Zimmerman, Ashley (Bradley) Wiepert, Nicholas Serianni, Jason Brown, Steven and Marc Guthrie and Kristy (Percival) Moore; her great-grandchildren, Amirah, Gianna, Madison, and Annabelle; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Keith Brown; and four brothers, Roy, Charles (Jeanne), Donald, and Henry Mountain.
Friends may call at HARDISON FUENRAL HOME, 3648 Ransomville Road, Ransomville, on Thursday from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 8th at 11:00 AM in the funeral home, with the Rev. Thomas Mason officiating. Burial will follow in North Ridge Cemetery, Town of Cambria.
Memorials may be made to Roswell Park Cancer Institute, PO Box 631, Buffalo, NY 14240-9856 or to Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo Foundation, 1020 Main St., 4th Floor, Buffalo, NY 14202.
Please visit hardisonfuneralhomes.com for online condolences.
Published on September 5, 2017
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