Bertha Louise (Holzhauer) Brown, 96, WaKeeney, died Thursday, March 5, 2020, at her home.

She was born Feb. 23, 1924, in Palco to Paul and Emma (Keller) Holzhauer.

She married Dwite Brown on June 10, 1943. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include two sons, Ron Brown and Emery Brown; three daughters, Denda Trapp, Paula Wilson and Denise Baker; a sister, Elvera Beiker; 29 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren (with four more on the way); and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a grandson.

A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. April 21, at WaKeeney Church of God.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice Services, Inc., or WaKeeney Church of God, in care of Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton.

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