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DOROTHY BROWN, 88, of Howell died Jan. 15 at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township. Born in Jersey City, she had lived in Old Bridge and Manalapan before moving to Howell in 1987. Mrs. Brown was a homemaker. She was predeceased by her husband, Elmer, who died in 1999. Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Bob Baker of the Clarksburg section of Millstone; two grandsons; and three great-grandsons. Funeral services were held at the C.H.T. Clayton and Son Funeral Home, Adelphia section of Howell, with the Rev. Brian Eble officiating. Interment was at Rose Hill Cemetery, Matawan.