Obituaries » Brenda M. Alves
May 21, 1961 - May 11, 2018
Brenda M. Alves, age 56, went home to be with the Lord at 1:48 p.m. Friday, May 11, 2018, at Lima Memorial Health System with her family by her side.
Brenda was born May 21, 1961 in Lima, to Willmonte Bradley and Dora Charmaine (Oglesbee) Downton who both preceded her in death.
Brenda attended Lima Senior High School. She enjoyed gardening, listening to music and she loved candy. Brenda’s greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Antwon Brown; four children, Kevin W. Alves of Lima, Javon Alves of Lima, Antonia “Toni” S. Brown of Lima and Danny Brown of Lima; two Grandsons, Elijah Alves and Azarion Daniels; brother, David Alves of Lima, sister, Vickie (Thomas Collier) Alves of Lima, brother, Shayne (Donna) Downton of Columbus, sister, Tina Robinson of Fort Wayne, IN; brother, Joseph (Tammy) Downton of Lima and her beloved Pitbull, CoCo.
She is preceded in death by a daughter, Tawana Colley, sister, Tonette Alves; brother, Michael Alves and sister, Jackie Conrad.
Memorial services celebrating Brenda’s life will begin at 2:00 pm Friday May 18, 2018, at CHILES – LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, EASTSIDE CHAPEL. Pastor Robert Kelley will officiate the service.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 18, prior to the funeral at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.