Dorothy Browning |

Dorothy Browning

Dorothy Browning, 79, died Saturday, Jan. 26, in Grass Valley.

No services are planned at this time.

Mrs. Browning was born on March 14, 1923, in Barnsville, Ohio, to Jon and Mattie Grear. She married Leroy Browning on Jan. 10, 1950, in Columbus, Ohio. She worked at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital until 1988. She was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her sisters Waneta Gilham and Wanada Lynn, both of Barnsville, Ohio, and Daisy Laymen of Ohio; brothers Glenn Grear of Massilion, Ohio, and Don Grear Barnsville, Ohio; sons Gary Browning of Auburn and Larry Grear of Barnsville, Ohio; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Browning, Dec. 29, 2002.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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