Dorothy A. Brown
PAWTUCKET - Dorothy A. (Drake) Brown, 90, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 2, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Frederick V. Brown. Born in Woonsocket, she was a daughter of the late Timothy J. and Lottie E. (Lamorine) Drake.
Dorothy worked as a dietary aid at the Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island for over 10 years until her retirement. She also worked at and was a volunteer for the Salvation Army Home League since the late 1960s, doing charitable work and bell ringing during the Christmas Season.
Dorothy leaves a son, Timothy J. Brown and his wife Karen Kalil Brown of Bedford, MA. She was the sister of the late James Drake.
Her funeral will be held Monday at 9 a.m. from WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Raymond Church, 1240 North Main St., Providence. Committal Services will follow at St. Francis Cemetery. VISITATION will be Sunday 2 to 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to The Salvation Army Home League, 102 High St., Pawtucket, RI 02860 will be appreciated.