Virginia J. "June" Brown

May 17, 2013

THERESA, N.Y.    Virginia J. “June” Brown, 80, of LaFargeville Road, died Friday, May 17, at St. Joseph Hospital, Syracuse. 

She was born Oct. 25,1932, in Delhi, the daughter of the late George Seymour and the late Jean Parker Seymour. Her parents later moved to Theresa, residing on Pine Street. June attended Theresa High School.

She married Kenneth A. Brown on June 25, 1949, at the Theresa Presbyterian Church with Rev. John Flikkema officiating. Mr. Brown died March 13, 2007, and the family is comforted that they are reunited.

June was a champion of her husband, Ken and devoted her time to him and his business in the early years of Ken Brown & Sons.

She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and Theresa Presbyterian Church, participating in the church choir and often sang during weddings of friends and family.

Mrs. Brown enjoyed playing golf, vacationing, gardening, crocheting, cooking and was an avid New York Yankees fan. 

She and her husband, Ken bowled in the co-ed bowling league.

Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law, Edward and Pamela, Russell, Scott and Lynn, all of Theresa; six grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.  

June enjoyed family and the company of her beloved, Maltese.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, at Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, with Rev. Robert Vrooman, pastor of the Theresa Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Theresa.

Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at the funeral home.

Donations may be made to the Theresa Progress Group, P.O. Box 635, Theresa, NY, 13691.

Condolences may be made online at

On behalf of the entire Brown family, gratitude and thanks go to those that assisted in the loving care of our mother.

Information provided by Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Inc. and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.