Dorothy Hamilton Brown

September 2, 1921 ~ May 9, 2019 (age 97)


Dorothy Hamilton Brown (September 2, 1921 - May 9 2019) passed away surrounded by her immediate and loving family. Dorothy was born in Haverford Pennsylvania to John and Mary Hamilton. She met the love of her life Ivan in 1947 married and move to Miami that same year settling in what was to become Schenley Park. Dorothy was an extraordinarily kind and loving person who genuinely cared about others. She was known for her dedication and commitment to her community she was a long time member of the First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables. She volunteered in a number of organizations including the PTA ,Cub Scouts , Silver Club, Music Club, bible school and the National Federation of Retired Federal Employees and the homeowner association , She held various leadership positions in many of those organization including president for several terms.

Dorthy was married to Ivan for 40 years until his death in 1987, they had two boys Robert and Eric and adopted son Joseph Harzinski ,5 grandchildren ( Elizabeth, Robert, Eric, Alexander and Ryan) and two great grandchildren Felipe and Enrique ) Dorothy loved her family and her community. She will be remembered for her kindness and sweet nature. A devoted wife, Mother, Grandmother Great Grandmother and friend.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the Wounded Warriors Project.

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May 15, 2019

10:00 AM to TBD
First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables
536 Coral Way
Coral Gables, FL 33134


Woodlawn Park Cemetery

Miami, FL

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