JEFFERSON - Joan M. Brown, 79, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at the Jefferson Health Care Center.
She was born June 6, 1934, in Omaha, Neb., the daughter of William H. and Gladys Lewis Tinneman.
Mrs. Brown owned and operated an assisted living home in Jefferson and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jefferson.
Survivors include her husband, John R. Brown Sr. of Jefferson; two daughters, Christine M. Cook of Kinsman and Kathleen A. Glaviaino of Ashtabula; four sons, John R. Brown Jr. of Kingsville, Calvin L. Brown of Dorset, Bruce Lott of Jefferson and Paul Lott of Dorset; three sisters, Dolores Perrigo of Carter Lake, Iowa, Beverly Kirschner of Omaha and Dorothy Bectold of Newman Grove, Neb.; 15 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by a brother and three sisters.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Baumgardner Funeral and Cremation Service, Andover. Calling hours will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Burial will follow in Cherry Valley Cemetery.