Mary Susan Brown, 65, Camden, passed away at 2:08 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, in her home.
Born in Logansport on June 30, 1952, she was the daughter of Thomas and Helen Murphy Brown, both of whom preceded her in death.
She was a resident of Carroll County her entire life and was a graduate of Carroll High School.
From her Purdue University graduation in 1975 until retirement in 2011, she was a rehabilitation therapist with Logansport State Hospital. She took pride in her work with patients and her relationships with professional colleagues. She also held a master's degree from Indiana University.
Mary lived on the family homestead near Camden, and truly loved the farm. Over the years, she raised horses, ponies and a variety of other animals. Her passion, however, was for raising Angus cattle. She established a great number of friendships among cattlemen.
Mary lived a full life with her many friends and family. She was a real outdoorswoman who loved fishing and just being in nature. She was a loyal Boilermaker and Green Bay Packers fan who enjoyed playing and watching sports her entire life.
Surviving are a sister, Nancy Brown (Dr. George) Stone, Fort Wayne; brother, John (Suzanna) Brown, Hanover; four nieces and one nephew, Anne Stone (Kevin) Curosh, Patrick Murphy (Samantha) Stone, Sarah Brown (Patrick) Gibson, Courtney Brown (John) Scott and Kelly Brown (Kyle) Bulfer.
A brother, Edward Murphy Brown, preceded her in death.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, in All Saints Catholic Church with Fr. Dominic Petan officiating. Interment will be in the Mount Calvary section of Mount Hope Cemetery.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Friday in the Parish Hall at All Saints Catholic Church. The rosary will be recited at 10:30 a.m. Friday, prior to visitation, also in the Parish Hall.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Carroll County 4-H Association, Cass County Humane Society or any charity of the donor's choice. Envelopes will be available at the Parish Hall during visitation.
Arrangements and care by Kroeger Funeral and Cremation Service.
Family and friends may leave a memory or message of condolence by visiting the online obituary at www.kroegerfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 2, 2018