Sherri Brown

Lisbon – Sherri L. Brown, 56, of Harvey Ave., passed away peacefully at 5:10am, Monday, May 5, 2014 at her home following a brief illness.

Ms. Brown was born April 17, 1958 in Pittsburgh, PA, a daughter of the late Alfred “Jake” and Margaret (Baker) DeSellem, and had lived all of her life in the Lisbon area.

A 1976 graduate of Lisbon David Anderson High School, Sherri had worked as a secretary for Kaleidoscope in East Palestine for over ten years, prior to this she had worked in the home health care industry.

She loved all children, but especially loved spending time with her granddaughter, Kelsi.

She is survived and will be dearly missed by her son, Neil J. (Tina) Brown of Lisbon; her granddaughter, Kelsi Brown; her brother, Gary (Karen) Desellem of Leetonia; her nephew, Matt (Aimee) DeSellem of Leetonia; and her great nephews, Travis and Justin DeSellem.

Following her wishes, no public calling hours or funeral services will be observed. A time of private visitation was held for the family at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home on Monday afternoon.

The family suggests memorial contributions to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market Street, Youngstown, Ohio 44512-2198

Friends may view Sherri’s memorial webpage and send condolences online at