Obituary: Helga Otto Brown


Helga Otto Brown of Hanceville passed away Friday, Jan. 24, 2020 at the age of 92.

Helga was born in Germany to Gustav and Rosa Behr Otto.

She and her late husband Fred Brown, owned and operated Southern Coupon Company. She also worked for Sears Corporation as a bookkeeper. She loved her family and was referred to as a true matriarch and the backbone of the family. She was a strong, smart and organized woman. Her daughter Ursula described her as the strongest woman she has ever known and she learned so much from her.

She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter Ursula Brown Quick; granddaughter Megan (Kyle) Bear; and great-grandchildren Ily Bear, Skyla Scheeren and Briar Bear.

No services are scheduled at this time.

Moss Service Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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