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Althea A. Brown

Althea A. Brown, 94, of Springville, passed away December 3, 2017 at Bertrand Chaffee Hospital.

Althea was born in Buffalo on Dec. 11, 1922, a daughter of the late Raymond and Blanche (nee Griffith) Brown. She was an antiquer for many years and was a member of the New Life Fellowship Church in Springville.

Althea was a registered nurse at Our Lady of Victory Hospital in Lackawanna and had also worked at Churchill Child Center in Boston for 10 years.

In addition to her parents, Althea was preceded in death by her siblings Raymond E. Brown, Ethel Geraldine Nattrass and Neal Brown.

She is survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and a great-great-nephew.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 13 at 11:30 a.m. from the New Life Fellowship Church in Springville. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Orchard Park.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Buffalo City Mission, 100 E. Tupper St., Buffalo, N.Y. 14203.

Arrangements were made by the Smith-Weismantel Funeral Home, 271 E. Main St., Springville. Online condolences may be made at


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