Verna Mae Brown

F, #9518, b. Sep 10, 1927, d. Mar 21, 2018
Father*George Milford Brown b. Jul 9, 1889, d. circa Aug, 1974
Mother*Florence Bertha McQueston b. circa Jan, 1892, d. Nov 22, 1971

Chronological Events

Birth*Sep 10, 1927 Verna Mae Brown was born on Sep 10, 1927 at Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
 She was the daughter of George Milford Brown and Florence Bertha McQueston
Marriage*Oct 8, 1949 Verna Mae Brown married George Gordon Dwyer on Oct 8, 1949. 
Death*Mar 21, 2018 Verna Mae Brown died on Mar 21, 2018, at age 90 at Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg County, Virginia, United States
ObituaryMar 28, 2018  OBITUARY: Verna Mae Brown Dwyer, 90, of Fredericksburg passed away peacefully on Wednesday March 21, 2018 at Mary Washington Hospital. Born in Concord, Mass. on September 10, 1927 to the late George Milford Brown and Florence Bertha MacQuestion Brown. Verna graduated from Newton Wellesley Hospital School of Nursing in 1949. She married the love of her life, G. Gordon Dwyer on Oct. 8, 1949. Together they lovingly raised their seven children. Mrs. Brown worked for 20 years at Worcester Memorial Hospital in Mass. as a registered nurse. She was a member of the Congregational Church of Westboro, Mass. Verna leaves behind to cherish her memory her sons, Bruce Dwyer of Fredericksburg, Jeffrey Dwyer and wife Diane of Davidson, N.C., Robert Dwyer and wife Janet of Waynesburg, Pa., Thomas Dwyer and wife Joann of Westboro, Mass; daughters Janice Uhlman and husband Donald of Fredericksburg, Laurie DeMalia and husband John of Hubbardston, Mass; 22 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; many step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Phyllis Westgate of Taunton, Mass; and many special nieces and nephews. Verna's family was her life, she loved them all dearly. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, G. Gordon Dwyer; their son, Stephen Dwyer; and her two sisters, Dorothy Brown Warren and Eleanor Brown Young. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday March 31 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg with a time to pray, share and reflect at 7 p.m. A memorial service and interment will be at a later date in Westboro, Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Walden Woods Project, 44 Baker Farm Lincoln, Mass 01773-3004

Published in The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, VA.1
Burial*Apr 5, 2018 She was buried on Apr 5, 2018 at Pine Grove Cemetery, Westborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States, as stated in the obituary.2 


George Gordon Dwyer b. Jul 27, 1926, d. Mar 4, 2014


  1. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  2. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States. Also check, Death Certificates &