Funeral services took place Oct. 6 for Eva Leona Brown, 78, “Lee Brown”, of Jersey City, passed away at the Jersey City Medical Center on October 1. Born in Charleston, West Virginia, she moved to Jersey City in 1960. Lee worked as a paraprofessional for the Jersey City Board of Education at P.S. 29 for 22 years and was a member of the NJEA. She also served as a Democratic Committeewoman in Jersey City. Wife of the late James R. Brown, Sr. Mother of James R. Brown, Jr. (Seton Seremba-Brown) and Michael R. Brown (Joan Rackley). Grandmother of Brianne Marie Brown and Kyle Michael Brown. Sister of Jacqueline O’Connor, William “Smitty” Farmer and David “Smitty” Farmer. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Services arranged by the McLaughlin Funeral Home, Jersey City.