Colleen Brown Graham-Clark |

Colleen Brown Graham-Clark

Colleen Brown Graham-Clark passed away Sept. 30, 2012, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She was 75. Colleen was born Dec. 28, 1936, in Marion, N.D., to Octavia “Tivy” and Lester “Brownie” Brown of Camptonville, Calif. Colleen will always be remembered for her endearing smile. She was a talented seamstress, wedding cake decorator, artist and home decorator. She loved to entertain family and friends. Her easy laugh will be missed by many.

Colleen is survived by her husband, Gary Clark, of Coeur d’Alene; her four daughters, Sarena Graham-Portune of Reedsport, Ore., LaDawn Foster of Reno, Nev., Melanie Moore of Coeur d’Alene and Denise Wasley of Penn Valley, Calif.; her eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her brothers and sisters, Claudia Harris, Ragna Reed, Candice Regnier, Marlys Bigley, Michael Brown and Patrick Brown.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Octavia “Tivy” Brown, and father Lester “Brownie” Brown of Camptonville, Calif.

Per Colleen’s requests, there will be no services on her behalf.

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