Nancy Jean Brown (nee Meffert), beloved member of the St. Louis community, passed away peacefully into the hands of God with her son by her side on June 10, 2017, in the care of St. Lukes hospice at The Westchester House in Chesterfield.
She is preceded in death by her parents Wayne and Marian Meffert, brother Harold “Bud” Meffert, Brother and sister-in-law Jack and Shirley Meffert, son Keith Brown, and grandson Sean Brown.
Nancy is survived by her sister-in-law Louise Meffert, son Kenneth (Julia) Brown, daughter-in-law Nancy Brown, grandson Ken (Mandi) Brown, granddaughter-in-law Shannon (Nathan Smith) Brown, grandson Matthew (Emily) Brown, granddaughters Emily (David) Sampl, Jessica (William) Rodriguez, Rachel (Phillip Gilmor) Brown, and 9 great grandsons. She will also be missed by many cousins, nieces, nephews and close friends.
Nancy was born March 25th, 1935. She was an active member of the Parkway United Church of Christ where she also taught preschool for over 20 years. She was a member of Pomegranate Chapter #397 Order of the Eastern Star, and served her Chapter as Worthy Matron in 1984 and was appointed Grand Representative of Washington D.C. in Missouri from 1985-87.
Nancy was a kind, generous and inspiring woman who dedicated her life to helping others and educating young minds. She loved to laugh, watch Cardinals Baseball, and spend time with her Grandchildren and “Baseball Team” of Great Grandsons, whom all adored their Nana.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 am on July 15, 2017.
Parkway United Church of Christ
2841 N Ballas Rd, St. Louis, MO 63131
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to:
St. Lukes Hospice
(Please choose “St. Lukes Hospice” under designation)
Shriners Children’s Hospital