Life Story / Obituary
Elijah Joseph Gershon Brown, infant, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, July 8, 2023, at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. He was born in Racine, WI, on November 17, 2022, son of Desirah A. Varley and David T. Brown who survive him.
He is described as beautiful baby with a pure soul and a contagious, positive spirit. So full of love and happiness, always smiling and in a good mood. He loved watching Sesame Street and Daniel's Tiger.
Surviving are older sisters and brothers, Nadia R. Whiteside, Jezelle A. Whiteside, David T. Brown Jr., and Danielle R.L. Brown; great grandparents Lois Varley and Hortense Rodriguez; grandparents Theodore Villalobos, Karen (Patrick) Wirtz, Rossie Brown, Gloria Thieding; aunts and uncles, Theodore Villalobos Jr., Alexander Villalobos, Ashley Villalobos, Jaden Wirtz, Logan Wirtz, Willie Brown Jr., Gregory Brown, Angela Brown; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his great grandparents Castulo Villalobos, James Varley, Clifton Mason, Mae Mason, Izear Brown, Katie Brown and grandfather, Willie Brown.
Funeral services will be held on his 8th month birthday, Monday, July 17, 2023, at 11am with Pastor Guadalupe Torres Jr. officiating at The Racine Family Worship Center 1846 Mead St. Racine, WI. Interment will follow at Graceland Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet at the church prior to the service at 10am.