Lawrence Joseph Brown


Lawrence (Larry) Joseph Brown, 77, of Perryville died Monday, August 8, 2022 at his residence.
He was born June 12, 1945 in Perryville to Edgar Joseph and Frieda Emelia (Sutterer) Brown.
Lawrence and Diane K. Valleroy were married April 19, 1969 in Perryville.
He formerly drove a milk truck, was a 3rd Degree member of Knights of Columbus and a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville.
Survivors include his wife, Diane; three daughters, Dr. Beverly (Wayne) Brown-Boehme of Cape Girardeau, Barbara (Jason) Griffith of St. Charles, Kimberly (TJ) Booker of Carterville; six grandchildren, Katherine Boehme, Kyle Boehme, Alex Griffith, Amelia Booker, Anna Booker, Alina Booker.
Lawrence was preceded in death by his parents..

Visitation will be from 8:00 a.m. to 10:40 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Ford and Young Funeral Home in Perryville with the Rosary at 9:30 a.m.
He will then be taken to Our Lady of Victory Church in Sereno for Mass at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Rickey Valleroy.
Burial will be at St. Boniface Cemetery in Perryville.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Vincent de Paul Church.
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Ford & Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.