Mary J. Brown, 78, passed away on Thursday August 15, 2019 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center.

BATH, NY., Mary J. Brown, 78, passed away on Thursday August 15, 2019 at the Arnot Ogden Medical Center. She was born on March 15, 1941 in Sayre PA. The daughter of the late Ray Arnold and Dorothy Box Arnold.

She graduated from Hornell High School.

She married Rodney Brown on July 24, 1964 at the Kanona Methodist Church.

 Mary was the Manager at the Bern Furniture Store in Bath, NY. She then worked at Mercury Aircraft before she retired.

She was a former member of the Chamber of Commerce and a past member of the Humane Society.

She enjoyed making purses, gardening, and loved her flowers and watching the Hummingbirds, she was a great cook and loved her Dachshund.

She was predeceased by her parents and brothers David and Matthew
Arnold.

She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years Rodney, her daughter Dorothy Snyder, granddaughter Brianna Snyder (Jamie Rozek) grandson Brandyn Snyder (Beythe Marvin) great grandchildren Brynn and Kendan, several nieces and nephews and cousins, her sister-in-laws Roberta Kashorek, Diane Galligan, June Brown and Pamela Brown.

Mary’s request was no services.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Mary’s name to the Falck Cancer Center 600 Roe Avenue Elmira, NY 14905.

Arrangements  are being handled by Bond-Davis Funeral Home of Bath.