Dorothy E. Brown of Grand Rapids, MI, formerly of Otsego and Kalamazoo, died Thursday, October 23, 2008 in Grand Rapids. Mrs. Brown was born August 20, 1910 in Calumet, MI to Elbert and Georgia (Draper) Boyd. The Brown family resided in Otsego beginning in 1940. Mrs. Brown moved to Kalamazoo in 1970. She resided in Grand Rapids since 2003. Surviving are a son, James R. (Susan) Brown of Grand Rapids; two grandchildren, Laura J. Mutz of Bloomfield Township and Alan R. Brown of Kentwood; two great-grandchildren, Lindsey Mutz and Ben Mutz; several nieces and nephews. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Lewis F. Brown in 1969; and by her daughter, Lois A. Brown in 2005. Friends may meet the family from 12 Noon to 1:00 P.M. Monday at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego, where services will be held at 1:00 P.M., Rev. Joe Shaler officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego. Contributions in memory of Dorothy may be made to the United Methodist Church of Otsego Memorial Fund, 223 E. Allegan St., Otsego, MI49078 or the charity of one’s choice.