Gloria Jean Brown

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Wednesday, May 17, 2023
6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Secor Funeral Home
Willard, Ohio

Thursday, May 18, 2023
11:00 a.m.
Secor Funeral Home
Willard, Ohio

Gloria Jean Brown, age 76, resident of Shiloh, Ohio passed away on Friday, May 12, 2023 at her home. She was born at home in Willard, Ohio on December 18, 1946 to the late Wilber and Zelda (Holida) Risner.

A true servant of the Lord, Gloria never knew a stranger, her home was always welcome to everyone and a warm meal was ready to be served. Gloria loved to cook and enjoyed teaching others to cook. In her spare time, you could find her dancing to Bob Segar, hunting or spending time with her dogs, who she loved as her family.

Gloria is survived by her children, Tonya Lawrence, Bryan Brown, Trina (Ron) Gurney, Bo (Angela) Isaac, Zaneta Brown (Wade) Pregitzer and Derrick (Jennifer) Lawrence; grandchildren, Brandon Lawrence, Whitney Slone, Taylor Anderson, Kyra Lawrence, Payton Lawrence, Randal Oney, Danielle Gordon, Courtney Gordon, Ashley Gordon, Kayla Rineheart, Kearstin Elliott, Lance Isaac, Corey Isaac, Brenden Hall Isaac, Crystal Parks, Brandon Moore-Roberts, Calvin Baker, Amber Baker, Austin Harlow, Landen Harlow and Bella Lawrence; many great grandchildren; siblings, Arlie (Karen) Risner, Louise (Lewis) Wilson, Melinda Vasquez and Dennis (Dawn) Risner; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to her parents, Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, Ramon Brown; former husband and best friend, Dave Spencer; children, Michael Anthony Lawrence and Shelly Lawrence; grandchildren, Marcus Lawrence, Amanda Jean Miller and Cassondra Elliott; and brothers, Mitchell Risner, Marvin Ray Risner and Harlie Risner.

Family and friends may visit on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Gloria’s funeral service will take place on Thursday, May 18, 2023 at the funeral home at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Memorial contributions can be to the Huron County Humane Society. Online condolences can be left for the family by visiting


Darlene Mortensen - May 17, 2023
Trina, Sorry to read about the passing of your Mama. Sure she’ll be missed by all the hearts she truly touched. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire family at this most difficult journey of saying goodbye. Keep close in your heart all the time and wonderful memories that were shared. J. Darlene Mortensen
Tracey L Strong - May 16, 2023
Katrina and family, you have my deepest condolences on the loss of your Mother and Grandmother. May God wrap his arms tightly around all of you in this very difficult time. God Bless.
Wanda Myers - May 16, 2023
Sweet Jean my heart hurts knowing you are gone .So many years we ve been friends . We always knew we could tell each other anything and it would go no further . In our younger days you always had my back . Even though I'm gonna miss you here I know that you are breathing easy and no more oxygen . You are walking without a walker and as always you are putting a smile on everyonesface . Fly high with the angels. and teach Karen Loo the Hillbilly stomp . Love you always and forever my dear friend .
Lena sizemore - May 16, 2023
I am so sorry for the lose of your mom, she was and is an angel She was the sweetest lady. Prayers for the family 🙏
Thresea Jackson-Shaver - May 16, 2023
Rest in peace sweet lady.
Dolores schroeder - May 16, 2023
Our sincere Condolence to family and friends
Paula Browning Faulkner - May 16, 2023
I loved doing Gloria's hair, she was special. One of my favorite! I always knew why her and dad always got along so well. RIP my friend!!!!!
Marcella Handshoe aka (Gay-Gay) - May 15, 2023
Sending prayers for the family…Coo Coo Baby was like an older sister to me… it’s very difficult to hear about her passing away…😢 I loved her too!!