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Brownfield, Estelle Van (1920-1984)


Posted By: Debbie Greenfield (email)
Date: 9/28/2017 at 12:51:34

Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, Iowa, Thursday, November 8, 1984

Funeral services for Estelle Brownfield, 64, lifelong Webster City resident, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Foster Funeral home with Don Basye officiating and with burial in Graceland cemetery.

Graveside flagfolding services will be conducted by the American Legion Post 191.

Mr. Brownfield died Wednesday morning at the Hamilton County hospital following a sudden illness.

Estelle Van Brownfield, son of William and Sina Smith Brownfield, was born June 2, 1920 at Kamrar. He was educated in the Webster City schools after having moved with his parents to this community.

On July 2, 1940, he was married to Maxine Thompson, and the couple resided in this city where Mr. Brownfield was employed for Madsen Construction and the Zitterell-Mills Co.

He retired in 1982 and continued to reside at 1029 Bluff St. During World War II he served with the U.S. Army Air Corps as a Diesel mechanic.

He is survived by his wife, two sons and one daughter; Larry Brownfield of Ankeny, Jerry Brownfield of Algona and Mrs. Randall (Dot) Haan of Kansas City, Mo.; four grandchildren, Brenda and Mark Brownfield and Scott and Kristy Brownfield; two brothers and four sisters, George Brownfield, Webster City, Lowie Brownfield of Los Alamos, N.M., Mrs. Jim (Anneva) Waerenborg of Waterloo, Mrs. Bruce (Laurene) LaFraigola, Vista, Calif., Mrs. Toby (LaVonne) Carlson, Pico Rivera, Calif., and Mrs. J.D. (Muriel) Stark of San Diego, Calif.

He was preceded in death by one son, Gary, in 1968; his parents; four brothers and one sister.

He was a member of the Church of Christ.


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