Born Aug. 3, 1940 in Brimfield, she was the daughter of Rudolph and Bessie (Michael) Cable. She had lived in Colorado Springs since 1990.
Mrs. Brown was employed as community resource liaison for HeadStart of Colorado Springs.
She was a former member of The Chapel in Akron.
Survivors include her son, Jim, to whom she was married for 35 years; daughters, Lisa (Scott) Stephens of Akron and Heather (Doug) Smith of Lake Worth, Fla.; two grandchildren; father, Rudolph Cable of Kent; brother, Michael (Donna) Cable of Hudson; and sister, Zama (Bob) Kauffman of Astor, Fla.
Calling hours will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Redmon Funeral Home in Stow, where the Rev. Knute Larson and the Rev. Bud Maynard will officiate at services at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Memorials may be made to Akron Pregnancy Services, 105 E. Market St., Akron 44308.