800 S. Market Street
PO Box 230
Waterloo, IL 62298


           Name of Deceased     Janet   Louise   Brown    nee Richardson

            Address     E. St. Louis, IL

Age     76     years

Parents     the late James E. & Nora M. (nee Powe) Richardson

Date of Birth     February 24, 1937                           Place     St. Louis, MO

Date of Death     May 6, 2013                                     Place     Waterloo, IL


Visitation    Quernheim Funeral Home      3 PM until time of service  Thursday May 9, 2013


Funeral     7 PM  Thursday  May 9, 2013  

Place of Funeral   Quernheim Funeral Home      Waterloo, IL

Clergy     Pastor Lonnie Trembly









great grandchildren

Robin L. Holley (Brown-Pike)

Pam L. Holley (Brown)

Aaron Brown (fiance Janine Johnson)

Latasha & Wesley

Michael, Aaron Joseph, Andrew


step son

step daughter

step grandchildren


nieces & nephew

Fred L. Brown Jr.

Penny Lisa Brown

Dustin, Kerry Glen, Chad, Jamie, Nick, Brittany, Maria, Marcus, Kathleen



Preceded in death by her parents, husband Fred L. Brown (of 36 years), son Walter G. Brown, brothers James E. Richardson Jr. & Robert Harris Jr., sister Anna Richardson


She attended St. Louis Public Schools & graduated from Sumner High School in St. Louis, MO


      Janet was a model for Ebony Magazine, PET Milk Corp., and various other advertising agencies. Her career life also included seasonal work for Famous-Barr. Janet brought a contagious and beautiful smile to everyone she came in contact with. She was a wonderful wife, mother, nanna, & friend to many many people, she will be sorely missed.


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