Cindy Louise Brown, 66

| August 31, 2020 10:26 AM

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and friend, Cindy Louise Brown, 66, of Pinehurst, Idaho, passed away Aug. 1, 2020, in Seattle, Wash. She was born Jan. 19, 1954, in Bismarck, N.D. Cindy was the daughter of Merlin and Ethel (Welch) Miller.

Cindy attended schools in North Dakota and moved to this area in 1980 from Seattle.

Cindy married David Brown on Jan. 24, 1980, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

Cindy had first served as manager for gas stations in Bismarck and Fargo, N.D. After moving to the Silver Valley, Cindy managed the Silver Spoon Restaurant in Kellogg, Idaho, for 29 years.

Cindy loved and enjoyed her family and friends, ceramics and baking.

Cindy is survived by her husband, David “Dave” Brown of the family home in Pinehurst; three children, Cathy (Brad) Currier of Minneapolis, Minn., Derick Brown of Pinehurst and Darius Brown of Post Falls, Idaho; five grandchildren, Josie, Abby, Sydney, Aiden and Madi; her parents, Armon and Ethel Schuler of Bismarck; three sisters, Marcia Barnes of Bismarck, Cheryl Sorrell of Abilene, Kan., and Ambre Haas of Bismarck. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Cindy was preceded in death by her father, Merlin Miller, two brothers and one sister.

Inurnment will be held at a family cemetery in North Dakota.

Shoshone Funeral Services & Crematory, Kellogg, is entrusted with local arrangements. You may share your memories of Cindy and sign her guest book at