Margaret L. Brown, age 82, of Plymouth, WI, passed away on Saturday evening (March 17, 2018) surrounded by her loving family at Sharon S. Richardson Hospice Center in Sheboygan Falls.

She was born on August 15th, 1935 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin a daughter of the late Waldemar and Louise (Grashorn) Lorenz.

She attended St. John Lutheran Grade School in Plymouth and graduated from Plymouth High School in 1953. She attended the Central State College in Stevens Point.

On December 17th, 1960 she married John H. Brown in Waukegan, Illinois. The couple resided in Milwaukee for a short time after their marriage. They moved to Plymouth in 1961.

She was employed at the Milwaukee Allied Mills Company for 5 years and also worked at the Plymouth High School, Mill Street Station Restaurant in Plymouth for five years and at the Creamery Restaurant (now known as Plymouth Family Restaurant). Her husband preceded her in death on June 16, 2012.

She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Plymouth. She enjoyed her flower beds and plants, cats, bird watching, and doing crossword puzzles and reading. She cherished meal time with her family and friends and enjoyed a Sunday drive taking in all the sights in the area.

Survivors include her three daughters: Lori (Steve) Sokolowski of Plymouth, Amy (Steve) Kirchner of Plymouth, Tanya Brown (Chris Whitman) of Fort Wayne, Indiana; Three grandsons: Douglas Kirchner of Dacada and Adam Kirchner of San Antonio, Texas, Aaron Sokolowski of Sheboygan; One brother: Arthur Lorenz of California; and One sister-in-law: Molly Lorenz of California.

Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday evening (March 22, 2018) at 6:00 P.M. at St. John Lutheran Church in Plymouth. Rev. Nathan Meador, Pastor of the Church will officiate. Burial will be in the Plymouth Woodlawn Cemetery.

Friends may call at the CHURCH in Plymouth from 4:00 P.M. on Thursday (March 22) until the time of Services.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial Fund is being established in Margaret’s name.

The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is assisting her family. For online condolences, please visit

The family would like to send a special thanks to the staff and Doctors at Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center and the Sharon S. Richardson Hospice Center for all your care and compassion given to Margaret.

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