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Lynn Diane Brown, 71

Lynn Diane Brown, 71, of Woodstock, passed away peacefully on Feb. 13, 2021, in Crystal Lake. She was born on July 12, 1949, in Harvard to Roland and Margery (Wright) Brown. Lynn was a devoted mother to Christopher (Stephanie) Spitson and Michael (Madeline) Spitson, and loving Nana to Allison and Mason.

She worked as a dispatcher for the McHenry County Police Department and city of Kissimmee Police Department for many years. She enjoyed playing cards, watching the Chicago Cubs, Blackhawks, and had a true passion for animals. She was loved and will be truly missed.

In addition to being survived by her sons, daughters-in-law, and grandchildren, she is survived by her sister, Carole (Paul) Jachimek; as well as nephews; a niece; and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, from 4 to 7 p.m., with a brief service at 6:30 p.m. at Schneider, Leucht, Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home 1211 N Seminary Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098.

In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated to Helping Paws or JourneyCare Hospice.

For information, call Schneider, Leucht Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home at 815-338-1710 or visit

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