Juanita Marie Brown

Juanita Marie Brown, 53, Altoona, died Wednesday at her residence. She was born in Duluth, Minn., daughter of the late Gerald W. and Esther (Helgadottir) Brown. Surviving are a daughter, Skylynd D. Brown of Altoona; three brothers: Allen, Michael and Robert Brown; and two sisters: Jona Aikey of Howard and Roselinda Sancir in Iceland. She was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at New Life Community Church, 621 Bell Ave., Altoona, by Pastor Terry Farr. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.