Robert L. Brown, age 85, of Norwalk, passed away Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
He was born March 21, 1927 in Norwalk to the late Henry and Olive (Ott) Brown and was a lifelong resident. He was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, American Legion in North Fairfield, Monroeville and Norwalk, Monroeville Knights of Columbus, Eagles Club and the Conservation Club. He served in the US Army during World War II in the Pacific. He retired from New Departure in Sandusky and enjoyed his livestock, farming and playing cards.
He is survived by his brother, and sister in laws, Clarence and Ruth Brown and Helen Brown.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Paul E. Brown and Edward Brown; sister, Adeline Kluding and Marie Raftery
Friends may call on Sunday from 2:00 - 5:00 P.M. at the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday at 10:30 A.M. at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with the Rev. William Pifher, pastor of the church, officiating. Burial will follow at St. Alphonsus Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or to the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church Bell Tower Fund.