Died Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at her residence. Marian was born January 7, 1930 in Kalamazoo the daughter of the late Corwin and Mildred Carter. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Ford Brown; daughter, Lory Lee; and sister, Esda Snow. Marian is survived by her daughter, Beth Tibbetts of Cape Coral, FL; daughter and caregiver, Janice Brown of Portage; sister, Eleanor Enge; and cousin, Thelma Kloosterman of Portage. A graveside service will be held at 1:00pm Friday, May 24 in the chapel at Mt. Ever-Rest Cemetery on Westnedge. Memorials may be directed to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. To view Marian's personalized guestbook please visit www.langelands.com.