Bonnie Arlene Brown of Kettle Falls passed away at age 88 on Nov. 23, 2012 after a brief illness.Â Bonnie was born on Dec. 6, 1923 in Lakeview, OR.Â She was the daughter of George and Ethel (Ogle) McCoul.Â
Bonnie was married to Clifford Brown and they spent most of their life on the Pend Oreille River and in Kettle Falls.Â She loved to read, knit/crochet and spend time with her family fishing, camping and huckleberry picking.Â She was also a member of the Kettle Keepers, TOPS, the Camper Club and the Red Hat Society.
Bonnie is survived by her three children, Sandy Clarke, Kettle Falls; Jim (Susan) Brown, Kettle Falls; and Sharon (Tony) Stoddard, Cheney.Â She had seven grandchildren and 11 great -grandchildren.Â
She was preceded in death by her husband Cliff; three brothers and her parents.Â She will be missed dearly and always remembered for her kindness and great sense of humor.Â We love you mom!
A celebration of life will be held Friday, Nov. 30, 11 a.m., at Fairmont Memorial Park, 5200 West Wellesley, Spokane, WA.Â
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Shriners Hospital.