In Memory of
Yvonne
Agnes

Brown
(Gross)

Obituary for Yvonne Brown (Gross)

Brown, Yvonne A. age 81, of Excelsior, passed away peacefully surrounded by family December 27, 2017. Preceded in death by both parents, one brother and two sisters. Yvonne was a wife, a mother, a sister, a friend, a mentor, a confidant, a godmother, an artist, an historian, with devout faith. Yvonne was a respected and revered member of the community. She was an artist at the Minnesota State Fair for 43 years. Known for her love of Christmas and Halloween, her hand-painted art, ice skates, skis and witches and owls, she had many followers and admirers. Survived by husband, Richard; sons Jay Brown, Kyle (Petra) Brown, Thom Brown, Seth (Nancy) Brown; daughter Beth Brown; grandchildren, Silke Martin and Avedis Brown. She is also survived by six sisters, one brother, and many other relatives and friends. A viewing is scheduled on Thursday, January 4th, 2018, from 5-8 pm at Huber Funeral Home, 520 Second Street, Excelsior, MN 55331. The Funeral Mass will be held Friday, January 5th, 2018 at 10:30am with a viewing one hour prior to Mass. Held at St Victoria's Catholic Church, 8228 Victoria Drive, Victoria MN 55386, (952-443-2661). In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to Poor Clare Sisters, 8650 Russell Avenue South, Bloomington, MN, 55431. Huber Funeral & Cremation Services Excelsior Chapel 952-474-9595