Lena Francis Fields

April 8, 1934 ~ August 1, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old


Lena Francis Fields was born Lena Francis Collins on April 8th, 1934 to Leola F. Estes in Warrensburg, Missouri. Lena was the youngest of two children. She birthed 3 beautiful children Robert Brown Jr., Judy Ann Streaty, and Sheila Carter.

She traveled from Missouri to Kansas, from Kansas to Indiana and eventually to Ohio where she settled. Lena was a renowned             entrepreneur and owned her very own cleaning and concrete business in the heart of Columbus, Ohio. 

Many years later Lena was ready for the next chapter in her life and became a beloved Nationwide Arena employee for 12 years. Lena loved bingo, playing cards, and going to the casino. She lived an amazing life full of travel and experiences with so many memories to share with all of her grandchildren. As she got older her family      continued to grow and blessed her with many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. Her last years on earth were filled with so much love and happiness. She had the strength of an elephant and took no mess from anybody. Every person that crossed paths with her fell in love instantly. Lena was a beautiful    angel to us all on earth as she now is in heaven reunited with her mother, Leola and her brother, Melvin.

Lena’s life will forever be cherished by her children, Robert Brown Jr., Judy Ann Streaty, and Sheila Carter; her grandchildren Delron Brown, Dermaine Brown, Yvonne Streaty, Tyron Streaty, Derrone Green, and Valencia Brown; her great grandchildren Kiera Streaty, Tyrece Streaty, Devin Crockett, Duane Brown, Shannon Williams, Shawntice Jenkins, Marjanae Byrd, Ty’liyah Gossett, Ty’Drayon Streaty, Ty’Anna Streaty, Ty’Asia Streaty, Ty’Aire, Stormie Streaty, Aiden Adams, Daeveon Green, De’Ajsha Goodgame, Delriqeo Brown, Dezjore Brown, Deyma Brown, Keyshawn Brown, Kharisah Brown, Kimberlynn Brown, Mion Brown, Jasmira Brown, Sinai     Bailey, and Trevon Brown; her great-great grandchildren Julius, Kai, Julian, Demi, Azaria, Tyrece Jr., Marlena and so many more family members and friends who will miss her dearly and cherish all her beautiful memories.


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August 11, 2023

12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
Chapel of Edwards Funeral Service Svc

Funeral Service
August 11, 2023

12:30 PM
Chapel of Edwards Funeral Service Svc

Interment following funeral service
August 11, 2023

Evergreen Cemetery
1401 Woodland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219


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