It is with great sadness that the family of Stella Brown of Burin announces her passing at US Memorial Hospital, St. Lawrence on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the age of 97 years. Leaving to mourn with loving and precious memories daughters Marjorie Warren (John) of Arnold's Cove, Amy Brown of Burin; daughter-in-law Stella Brown of St. John's; grandchildren Gloria Slade (Ford) of Arnold's Cove, Chris Warren (Cathy) of Arnold's Cove, Joy Spurrell (Derrick) of Arnold's Cove, Tina Brown of Edmonton, AB, Jonathan Brown (Ainsley) of Toronto, ON; great-grandson Ryan Spurrell of Arnold's Cove; sister Effie Brown of Bonavista; and plus a large circle of other family and friends. Predeceased by parents Thomas and Bertha Bolt, husband George Brown, son Wayne Brown, sisters Winnie Green, Vinie Penney, brother Harold Bolt, son-in-law Benedict Brown. Funeral service officiated by Lay Reader Thomas Lambert from Serenity Chapel, Burin on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 with inurnment following on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Interfaith Cemetery, Arnold's Cove . Funeral arrangements entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, Burin "BECAUSE WE CARE."