DARIEN, Conn. - Eautha K. Brown, a resident of Darien for over 40 years and a former longtime resident of Greenwich, died Saturday, June 14. She was 90.
Brown was born April 6, 1924, in New Haven, and was the daughter of Ernest G. and Pearl Kellam Brown. She graduated from Wheeler School in Providence, RI, and received an associate degree from Briarcliff Junior College. She worked as a secretary for the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home for 18 years. She also worked for Clewett & Co. in Greenwich and Thermix. At one point she had her own charter business. She was a member of the Bristol Yacht Club, Riverside Yacht Club and Pine Orchard Yacht Club. She was a parishioner of St. Luke's Episcopal Church.
Brown is survived by her daughter, Eautha T. Munkelwitz of Darien; step-daughter, Cynthia Peaton; stepson, George Munkelwitz both of Sarasota, Fla.; sisters, Margaret (Sylvestor) Larkin of Greenwich and Ray Swanson of Denver, Colo.; and four nieces and two nephews. She was predeceased by her parents.
Calling hours are Wednesday, June 18 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien. A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 19 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 1864 Post Road, Darien. Burial will be held at Branford Center Cemetery, Branford.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Waveny Care Center, 3 Farm Road, New Canaan, CT 06840.