Jenny Lind Myrup Brown, 78, passed away December 1, 1990 at a local hospital in Salt Lake City of complications following surgery. She was born May 16, 1912 in Gunnison, Utah to Niels Christian and Jennie Linda Fjeldsted Myrup. She married Lisle Grant Brown on September 5, 1933 in the Manti LDS Temple. She spent her childhood years in Gunnison before moving to Provo, Utah where she attended Parker and Franklin grade schools: was an outstanding student at Provo High School; served as President of Girl's Organization, Assignment Editor, School Paper, Associate Editor Year Book, member of Girl's Annual Staff, member International Quill-Scroll organization, an Honor Student. She attended BYU.She was a faithful member of the LDS Church. Served as ward Primary President, Relief Society President and counselor, Stake Relief Society Board member, Outstanding Teacher in Primary and Sunday School for many years. Avid genealogist. She had a great love for people, especially the Chinese. A former president and active member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers for over fifty years. She was a writer and poet, receiving many honors and awards.
She loved the out-of-doors and her first love was bird watching.
She is survived by her husband, Salt Lake City; two sons and one daughter and spouses, Philip M. and Mary Brown of Murray; Lisle G. and Merry Brown of Huntington, West Virginia; Mrs. Nicholas (Linda) Lundstrom of Roosevelt; by 16 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren; by one sister, Mrs. Earl (Bonnie) Sadlier of Draper. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Norine Hansen.
Funeral services 11 a.m., Wednesday, in the Harvard Ward Chapel, 1021 South 200 East, where friends may at the Deseret Mortuary 36 East 700 So., Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. and Wednesday one hour prior to services. Interment will be in the Provo City Cemetery. Services under the direction of Anderson and Sons Mortuary.
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