Claudia Brown
Claudia Brown

Obituary of Claudia A. Brown

EAST GREENBUSH - Claudia A. Brown, 74, of Castleton, passed away Monday, January 31, 2022, at St. Peter's Hospital with members of her family by her side.


Claudia was born in Albany, New York, the daughter of the late Alfred and Elizabeth (Capasso) Maxwell.

She was Predeceased by husband David P. Brown Sr and brother, Fred Maxwell


Survivors include son David P. (Heather) Brown Jr., daughter Angela Cramer, siblings Michael (Janine), Mark (Margaret) and Peter (Sue) Maxwell and her cherished grandchildren, Matthew Cramer, Samantha Regan, and Thomas, Nathaniel, and Genevieve Brown. She is also survived by several beloved nieces and nephews.


She was a dispatcher and driver for Star & Strand Transportation for 20 years, and simultaneously ran a flea market for the past 5 years. She enjoyed playing cards, going to the casino, and spending time with her friends and family. She was well known for her big personality, abundant generosity, and the impact she had on many lives.


Calling hours are from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM on Sunday at the Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home, 165 Columbia Tpke in Rensselaer. Due to her passing by Covid and for the health and safety of immuno-compromised loved ones in attendance, masks will be strictly required. The Funeral Service will be held there at 11:00 AM Monday, with no internment due to the frozen ground.


Many thanks to Bountiful Blooms, and to Samson's Bar & Restaurant, 

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4:00 pm - 7:00 am
Sunday, February 6, 2022
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home Inc.
165 Columbia Tpk
Rensselaer, New York, United States
Calling Hours

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Monday, February 7, 2022
Wm. J. Rockefeller Funeral Home, Inc.
165 Columbia Turnpike
Rensselaer, New York, United States
Funeral Service
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