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In Memory of

Donald W. Brown,

July 3, 1933 - March 27, 2015

Obituary


Donald W. Brown, Sr., 81, passed away Friday, March 27, 2015, at Deaconess Hospital. He was born July 3, 1933, in Posey County, IN, to the late Walter and Bertha (Hill) Brown.

Donald was a lifetime member of the VFW Post #1114; lifetime member of Riverbend; and was a member of the Jaycee's. He was retired from Bristol Meyers.

He was a member of Howell Golf Club and was an avid fisherman, and an expert woodworker.

Donald was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Heather Ann Brown and sister, Sandra Smith.

Donald W. Brown, Sr., 81, passed away Friday, March 27, 2015, at Deaconess Hospital. He was born July 3, 1933, in Posey County, IN, to the late Walter and Bertha (Hill) Brown.

Donald was a lifetime member of the VFW Post #1114; lifetime member of Riverbend; and was a member of the Jaycee's. He was retired from Bristol Meyers.

He was a member of Howell Golf Club and was an avid fisherman, and an expert woodworker.

Donald was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Heather Ann Brown and sister, Sandra Smith.

He is survived by his wife 58 years, Nancy (Miller) Brown; sons, Donald W. Brown, Jr. (Robin) and Richard W. Brown (Sherri); grandchildren, Donald Brown III, Kelly Brown, and Lauren Brown; great grandchildren, Bailey Menacher; and sisters, Doris Karns and Shirley Deutsch.

Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at Alexander West Chapel, with burial in Alexander Memorial Park. Friends may visit Monday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Evansville Rescue Mission and Salvation Army. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com.