Roberta “Bobbi” Brown, 82, Coralville
Obituaries · June 14, 2013

Roberta “Bobbi” Brown, 82, formerly of West Branch, died Tuesday, June 4 , 2013, at Lantern Park Nursing and Rehabilitation in Coralville.

A visitation was held at Henderson-Barker Funeral Home in West Branch on June 6, 2013. Private family services were Friday, June 7, 2013, with the Reverend Mark J. Holmes officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Care Initiatives Hospice or Lantern Park Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Online condolences may be made to the family at

Bobbi was born July 3, 1930, in Ruthven, Iowa, the daughter of Dellano and Lyle Endicott Meek. She graduated from Turlock High School, in Turlock, Calif. She was united in marriage to William Brown in Turlock on July 9, 1954. Bobbi owned and managed two retail bridal shops from the late 70’s until her retirement in 1988.

She is survived by her husband, William (Bill) of Coralville, Iowa, formerly of West Branch, Iowa; daughter Sandi Jean (Michael) Guely of Urbandale, Iowa; sons Greg (Sandy) of Tipton, Iowa, and Wayne (Julie), of Cambridge, Minn.; seven grandchildren: Shane Guely, Rachele Guely-Jones, Stephanie Grieme, Jason Brown, Andrea Brown, Emily Brown and Daniel Brown; and six great-grandchildren.

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