CROGHAN – Nicole S. Brown, 48, of State Route 812, passed away Friday morning, November 19, 2021 at her home under the loving care of her family and Lewis County Hospice.
A Funeral Mass will be said at Noon on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, Croghan with Rev. Donald Manfred, Pastor, officiating. There are no calling hours. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in St. Peter’s Cemetery, New Bremen. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Lewis County Humane Society, P.O. Box 682, Lowville, NY 13367 or the ALS Association, 135 Old Cove Road, Suite 213, Liverpool, NY 13090.
She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Phil; three sons, Zackary P., Trey J., and Chase A. Brown; her mother, Evelyn Weatherhead of Morristown, TN; her father, Bradley Brouty of Castorland, her mother-in-law, Nancy Brown and the Brown family; a step-brother, Bryan Weatherhead of Plattsburgh; a step-sister, Amy and Matthew “Skippy” Moore of Castorland; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; her best friend since 6th grade, Gloria Queen and her husband Gene. Nicole is predeceased by her paternal grandparents, Glenn and Lucretia Brouty ; her step-father, Richard Weatherhead; her father-in-law, Philip A. Brown, Sr., and her cousin, Heather Anderson.
Nicole was born on May 20, 1973 in Lowville, NY, a daughter of Bradley Brouty and Evelyn Shultz Brouty Weatherhead. She graduated from Beaver River Central School in 1991. While in school, she attended Howard G. Sackett Educational Center (B.O.C.E.S.) for Merchandise and Display. Nicole then attended Jefferson Community College for Medical Office Technology, graduating in 1993. Nicole worked in various positions before her marriage. On July 8, 1995, she married Philip A. Brown Jr. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Lowville, with Msgr. Bernard Christman officiating. Nichole was a mother and homemaker before going working as a secretary at Beaver River Central School for 11 years, until becoming ill.
Nicole was a communicant of St. Stephen’s Catholic Church, Croghan. She enjoyed going to Turning Stone Casino. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.