SALEM, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Paula M. Brown, 62, died Monday, October 17, 2022, at Hillcrest Cleveland Clinic in Mayfield Heights.

She was born on October 1, 1960, in Fairview Park, Ohio, daughter of the late Robert and Winifred (Longstreet) Everard.

Her husband, James Brown, whom she married November 10, 1979, died July 20, 2020.

Paula was a 1979 graduate of Berea High School and then went to nursing school in Tennessee.

She was an LPN for various nursing homes, retiring from Northwestern Nursing Home in Berea.

Survivors include three daughters, Amber (Tyler) Brown, Angela (Mark) Dannemiller and Christina M. (Shylo) Carnes, all of Salem; two sisters, Patricia (Thomas) Henson of North Olmstead and Pamela Fischer of Parma Heights; grandchildren, Audriana Lanum, Mackenzie Carnes, Hunter Carnes and Landon Carnes; bonus grandchildren, Korrik (Karen) Dannemiller, Noah Dannemiller and Haven Dannemiller and lifelong friend, Cheryl Grant.

Friends and family will be received Friday, October 21, 2022, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Stark Memorial.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00 Noon Saturday, October 22, 2022, at the funeral home with Certified Celebrant, Daniel P. Madden officiating.

A livestream will be available on the funeral home Facebook page.

If unable to attend, you may show your support by joining our complimentary “Hugs from Home” program where your message will be attached to a balloon in the chapel to remind the family of your love and support at

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in c/o Stark Memorial at or mail check to P.O. Box 748, Salem OH 44460 to help family offset funeral expenses.

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A television tribute will air Thursday, October 20 at the following approximate times: 7:10 a.m. on FOX, 12:22 p.m. on WKBN, 5:08 p.m. on MyYTV and 7:27 p.m. on WYTV.