Brenda C. Brown - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Brenda C. Brown

November 17, 1941 - June 20, 2023

Brenda C. Brown, age 81, of Smyrna, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, June 20, 2023.

Born in Chester, PA on November 17, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Rudolph and Theresa (Murray) Kovac. Brenda worked at Halifax Medical Center in Daytona, Florida as a receptionist until the age of 79.

Brenda enjoyed spending her Saturday’s shopping and stopping for milkshakes. Every Wednesday, she looked forward to playing bingo and spending time with her many friends who adored her. Above all, Brenda cherished spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Brenda was preceded in death by her son, Robert Hansken; and siblings, Harriet Parnell and Dolores Ashley. She is survived by her husband, Howard R. Brown; children, John Hansken (Alexandra), Carol Hansken Lundell, Howard Brown Jr. (Amy), and Sharon Aberle (John); daughter-in-law, Darra Hansken; siblings, Connie Collins and Ken Kovac; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren

All services will be held privately.


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  • Mom, you were such a big part of our family. I know your with your heavenly family, but you will be so missed down here.
    Love you and miss you very much!
    John and Alexandra Hansken