Sara (Sally) M. Brown, 92, of Brielle passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at Ocean Medical Center, with her family by her side. Sally was born and raised in Orange, NJ. She graduated from Immaculate Conception High School, Montclair, NJ. After high school, Sally worked as a secretary on Wall Street prior to her marriage. Sally then raised her family in East Orange, before working for the City of East Orange. She was a secretary for almost 25 years, retiring in 1994 from the East Orange Water Department. Sally was an active member of Holy Name of Jesus Church, East Orange for many years, and a member of the Junior Women’s Club. After moving to Brielle, she was an active member and past president of the Brielle Woman’s Club and on the Board of Directors for the Brielle Library.
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Sally was predeceased by her husband of 28 years George W. Brown in 1977; a daughter Georgianne Weiss and a brother John McLaughlin. She is survived by her loving children Michael Brown and his wife Susan of South Carolina, Paula Dryburgh of California, Maura Mayer and her husband Darren of Toms River, NJ. Sally was the cherished grandmother and great grandmother to 9 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the care of Orender Family Home for Funerals, Manasquan. There will be a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 9:30 am at St. Denis Church, Manasquan. Memorial Donations may be made to Meals on Wheels America 1550 Crystal Drive Suite 1004, Arlington, VA 22202. To send condolences to the family please visit www.orenderfamilyhome.com.