Julia Faye Rudloff went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 surrounded by her family. A visitation will be held at 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30 at Heartland Funeral Home in Early. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 at Heartland Funeral Chapel with interment to follow at Bangs Cemetery.

Julia was born on Sunday, June 3, 1934, to Otto and Rebecca Rudloff. She attended Bangs schools and married the love of her life Robert Lee Brown. Their marriage was blessed with three children, Linda, Roland and Paul. Julia had a passion for making plastic canvas crosses that she gifted to many friends and family. She also loved making doll dresses, crocheting and enjoyed gardening, where she tended to her roses. Julia enjoyed spending time with her pet companions, Shadow, Toby, Herbie, and Perry the Parrot.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Lee Brown; brothers: Charles, J.R. and John Rudloff; sister, Myrtle Suhink; son-in-law, Brian Berry; and grandson, Michael Berry.

Julia leaves behind her daughter, Linda Berry; sons, Roland and Paul Brown; grandchildren: Cherie Browning-Baur and husband John, Scott Browning, Kim Hicks and husband Brady, Kassie Allen Stephenson and husband Kirby, Roland Brown Jr. and wife Sara; 18 great-grandchildren; four great great-grandchildren; special nieces and nephews: Richard and Fred Netherton, Shirley Pardica, Debra Peppy, Cora Snyder and husband Donnie, Mary Beevrs and husband Ross, Willie and Dennis Rudloff; and numerous other nieces, nephews and family.

Her family wishes to send a special thank you to Kindred Hospice for all the love and care they showed their mother.