APPLETON — On May 28, 2022, Naomi Ellen Brown, 62, of West Appleton, passed away peacefully.

Naomi was the daughter of Wayne and Faith Barney of Guilford.

Naomi’s pride and joy was her family. She was a devoted wife and loving mother. She transformed the house her husband built into a loving home in which she raised her family. Naomi had an appreciation for all aspects of life. She loved watching the birds and butterflies, loved animals of all kinds, and was always the first to spot a rainbow in the sky.

She was predeceased by her father, Wayne Barney.

Naomi leaves her loving husband, Bernard Brown; her children, David Brown and Rachael Brown; her mother, Faith Godin and her husband, Edward; her sister, Eileen Macisso and her husband, Joe; her sister, Patricia Barney; her sister, Cathy Barney; her brother, Matthew Barney and his wife, Heidi; her mother-in-law, Barbara Brown; her brother-in-law, Forrest Brown Jr. and his significant other, Karen; her sister-in-law, Donna Brown; and many other relatives.

The family will hold a graveside service Friday, June 10, at 1 p.m. It will be located at Morrill Village Cemetery, across from Morrill Baptist Church (Veracity Chapel), 25 South Main St., Morrill.

Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at ripostafh.com.