Dorothy Dyke Pero Brown

Dorothy Dyke Pero Brown

1924-2009

     Dorothy Dyke Pero Brown, 85, of Seymour, MO, formally of
Kahoka, MO died Saturday, December 5, 2009 at the Glenwood Healthcare in
Seymour, MO. 

     She was born April 5, 1924 in Enfield, New Hampshire, the
daughter of Allen A and Minnie Parker Dyke. She was united in marriage to Loren
M Pero on April 21, 1946. He preceded her in death Feb. 10th 1980.
She was then married to Rodney Brown Oct. 28th, 1990, in Kahoka, Mo. He
preceded her in death in Nov 2002.

     She was a
member of the Peaksville Christian Church, in Peaksville, MO. Later she
was a member of the Assembly of God, in Labelle, Mo. While in New
Hampshire she was a member of the PTA.  She enjoyed doing crossword
puzzles and needlework. She worked for many years in the Peterborough Ball
Bearing factory, in Peterborough, NH.

     Dorothy
leaves behind two daughters, Brenda Gerry and her husband Darrel
of Glennallen, Alaska and Shirley Paquette and her husband Francis
of Hancock NH, two sons, Franklin Pero of Mountain Grove MO, and Calvin
Pero and his wife Linda of Mountain Grove, MO, two sisters, Bejay St. Francis
of Onalaska, TX, and Donna Shattuck of Grantham NH, a brother, Allen D.  Dyke and his wife Sherron of Cabool, MO,
seven grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

     She was
preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Gene and Earl, and one sister,
Evelyn.

     Dorothy
will be laid to rest in the Greenvale Cemetery, Greenfield, NH, next to Loren
Pero where the family will have graveside services at a later date.  

      There will be no visitation.

      Local arrangements were handled be the Vigen Memorial Home in
Kahoka, MO.