Obituary of Eleanor J. Brown
RENSSELAER - Eleanor J. Brown, 89, of Rensselaer, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at Baptist Health Center in Scotia.
Eleanor was born March 5, 1930, in Albany, NY, the daughter of Casper and Eleanor E. (Richardson) Ross.
She was a Bookeeper for State Bank Of Albany for many years before leaving to work as a cashier at Rensselaer High School. and was a communicant of Holy Spirit Church.
She was Predeceased by her beloved husband Ralph Brown, and siblings Lorraine (Ralph) Cheetham, grandson Andrew Brown
Survivors include her children Christine (Charles) Swahlan, Claudia (Paul) Van Kempen, and Kevin (Dorothy) Brown, siblings Patricia Tasso, Casper (Elaine) and William (Kathleen) Roznieski
Eleanor is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 5 Great Great Grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral service 1:00 Monday afternoon at the Rockefeller Funeral Home 165 Columbia Tpk Rensselaer. Friends and family are invited to her calling hours Sunday afternoon 2-6 at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Memory Gardens cemetery Colonie. The family has requested that those who wish make contributions in her name to the MS Society 421 New Karner Rd, Albany, NY 12205