Kathleen M. “Katie” Brown
Kathleen M. “Katie” Brown passed peacefully away Dec. 30, 2014, in Wenatchee at the age of 88. Katie was born June 13, 1926, in South Bend, Ind. She graduated from Kittitas High School in 1944. Katie then married Melvin Brown in Ellensburg on April 13, 1947, and they celebrated 67 glorious years together by each other’s side.
Katie is survived by her husband, Mel; her daughters, Katheryn Brown Harris and Patti Brown; her son, Daniel Brown; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her son, Larry Brown.
She was a very warm and caring person who welcomed everyone into her home and life. Katie loved fishing the Sanpoil River and even out fished Mel at times. She love to eat Walleye Pike and waffles! Katie also loved bowling, planting irises in the yard and her favorite color was sapphire blue.
A wake was held on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, at their home in Quincy.