Marlene J. Brown, age 70 of Rapid City, formerly of Wall, died March 3, 2009, at her home in Rapid City, surrounded by her family and friends.
Marlene J. VanVleck was born July 13, 1938, in Wall, SD, the daughter of Gilbert "Skinny" and Pearl B. (Harden) VanVleck. She grew up and received her education in Wall, graduating from Wall High School in 1956.
Marlene was united in marriage to Jack Brown on September 23, 1957 in Wall. To this union were born five children, Valerie, Melanie, Stacy, Lori and Jason.