LuAnn (Brown) Mead, 54 of Glenwood, IA entered into rest in Maui, HI. She was born September 21, 1960 in Shenandoah, IA to Richard L. “Dick” & Saundra K. (Olson) Brown. LuAnn was raised in Avoca, IA graduating from AvoHa High School with the Class of 1979. She was united in marriage to Chris L. Mead on June 26, 1982 in Avoca, IA. To this union two sons were born, Jason & Dustin.
LuAnn was the office manager for P.H.S.S.C. and Glenwood Home Services. She enjoyed golfing & was the treasurer for the Glenwood Golf Course for many years. She was also previously active in the Booster Club, Soccer Board & volunteered over the years for numerous activities wherever she was needed. She enjoyed boating, tailgating prior to the ISU football games & playing card games. Her true passion was being with her family. She loved her children & grandchildren unconditionally. LuAnn & Chris were faithful members of the St. John Lutheran Church in Mineola where she had been a Sunday School teacher. She fought a brave battle against her illness, never once complaining. Her kind and gentle nature will always be remembered in the hearts of all who knew and loved her.
Preceding LuAnn in death were her grandparents, Ernie & Kathryn Olson; Russell Brown; mother, Saundra Brown; father-in-law, Rex Mead; brother-in-law, Brad Mead. Survivors include her loving husband, Chris Mead of Glenwood, IA; children, Jason Mead of Council Bluffs, IA; Dustin & wife Kate Mead of Des Moines, IA; grandchildren, Reece Hansen & Jaylee Mead of Council Bluffs, IA; Lily Mead & Elizabeth Mead of Des Moines, IA; father, Richard L. “Dick” Brown of Avoca, IA; grandmother, Fern Brown of Corning, IA; siblings, Robin Andersen of Avoca, IA; Roger & wife Wendi Brown of Council Bluffs, IA; Scott & wife Shelley Brown of Underwood, IA; mother-in-law, Carol Mead of Gladbrook, IA; brother & sister-in-laws, Craig & wife Julie Mead of Omaha, NE; Sheri Griffith of Adel, IA; several nieces, nephews extended relatives and many friends.
Interment will be held in the Mineola Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
Visitation:Sunday, November 9, 2014
212 S. Locust St.
Service:Monday, November 10, 2014