Leona May Mottet Browning, 92, of La Porte, IN, died at 7:22 p.m. Friday, July 15, 2011, at the I.U. LaPorte Regional Hospital.
She was born Nov. 30, 1918 in Clay County, the daughter of John and Myrtle "Mertie" Archer Mollet.
On April 17, 1937 in Sullivan County, she married Rev. Arthur L. Browning.
She was a member of Springville Free Methodist Church and Womens Missionary International.
Surviving are her husband, Arthur L. Browning of LaPorte; sons, James (Judith) Browning of Bourbonnais, IL, Robert (LaCinda) Browning of LaPorte; 11 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, 16 great-great grandchildren; two daughter-In-laws, Cathy and Patty Browning.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Gale and Larry Browning; sisters, Thelma Morrison and Letha Chambers; Brothers, Ray, John, Clifford and James Mollet.
Friends will be received on Monday, July 18, from 4 - 8 p.m. and on Tuesday from 9 - 10 a.m. at the Springville Free Methodist Church, 5244 N. St. Rd. 39, LaPorte, IN.
Services will be at the Springville Free Methodist Church on Tuesday, July 19 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Jack Andrews officiating.
Interment will follow in the Springville Cemetery, LaPorte, IN.
Contributions may be made to the Springville Free Methodist Church, 5244 N. St. Rd. 39, LaPorte, IN 46350.
Friends may leave condolances at www.cutlerfuneralhome.com.