Inez A. Brown, 85, Carrington, passed away April 13, 2019, at Golden Acres Manor, Carrington.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Evans Funeral Home, Carrington. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 17 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington. Burial will be at Carrington Cemetery, Carrington.
Inez Nysted was born Feb. 7, 1934, in Carrington to John and Ruth (Schlotman) Nysted. She attended grade school in a rural school in Haven Township and graduated from Carrington High School in 1953.
Inez worked at the S & S Coffee Shop, later working for Mrs. Voglewede at their home until she married Evan Brown April 4, 1954.
She was a country music fan, enjoyed embroidery and playing the piano. She was a member of the Everglad Homemakers.
Evan passed away May 8, 2007, and Inez remained on the farm until the fall of 2013, moving into an apartment in town. She then entered Golden Acres Manor April 13, 2015.
Inez is survived by her children, Merrilyn Dahl, Twila (Curt) Klein, Janel Rice, all of Carrington, Mark (Jen) Brown, Burlington, Iowa, and Michael (Julie) Brown, Carrington; grandchildren, Amber (Nathan) Kruse, April Klein, Easton Brown, Eric (Tori) Rice, Karlee (Eric Griffin) Brown, Kevin Rice, and Lucas Brown; great-grandchildren, Addie Urness, Braden Kruse, Brooklyn Griffin, and Jensyn Rice; sisters, Phyllis Gussiaas, Carrington, Elsie Polutnik, Missoula, Mont.; sisters and brothers-in-law, Jean Larsen, Owtonna, Minn., George (Dotty) Brown, Devils Lake, Alice Neumiller, Jamestown, Gerald Brown, Bowdon, Lynda Brown, Eagan, Minn., and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Evan; son, Dale; parents, John and Ruth Nysted; and sister, Carol Sutherland.