July 13, 1947 — March 13, 2008
WILLARD — Wayne Robert Brown, of Willard, died Thursday at his home.
He was born July 13, 1947 in Columbus. He was self-employed in the refrigeration business.
He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 8054 and the AMVETS Post 87 in Mt. Gilead. He enjoyed fishing, watching NASCAR and played sports.
He is survived by his mother, Deloris “Jean” (Kattell) Brown of Willard; daughters Michelle L. Brown and Tammy Jo DeBold, both of Attica, and Tonya R. Brown of Lebanon, Va.; a stepson, Keith Helton of Lebanon; a brother, Ron F. (Beth) Brown of Tiffin and sister, Susan (Kenneth) Karl of Plymouth; former wife, Rebecca (Helton) Brown of Lebanon; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert D. Brown.
Private graveside services were held with the Rev. David Clarke officiating. Burial was in Attica-Venice Twp Cemetery, Attica.
The staff of the Lindsey-Foos-Kocher Funeral Service, 1295 W. Tiffin Street, Attica, assisted the family with arrangements.