Jan. 15, 1983 Indianapolis Marion County Indiana, USA
Rensselaer Republican Wed., 8 June 1983, pg. 2 Donaldson Brown Donaldson Brown, 95, died Jan. 15, 1983, in Indianapolis after an extended illness. He was born July 1, 1887 in Logansport, Ind., the son of Charles and Hester Brown. He married Daisy Gray Iliff 23 July 1965. She died March 17, 1984. He was a member of the Presbyterian Church, the Masonic Lodge and the Order of the Elks. He is survived by three sisters, Isabell Cain, Logansport, Hester Lawrence, Perry, Ohio, ad Charlotte Worstill, Mayfield, Ohio. Five nieces and nephews also survive. Graveside services at Memory Gardens, Rensselaer will be at 2 p.m. Monday, June 3 with Rev. Kenneth Watt offiiciating. Jackson Funeral Chapel is handling local arrangements.
obituary for wife Daisy Brown researched & submitted by Alana Knochel Bauman Remington Press Fri., 22 Mar 1974, pg. 1, col. 1 Funeral Services Held For Daisy B. Brown, 74, of Rensselear Daisy Blanche Brown, 74, of Rensselaer, passed away at George Ade Extended Care, Brook, at 1:10 p.m. Sunday. She had been in failing health for six months. Born in Remington on May 13, 1899, she was a daughter of Adelbert and Letitia (Powell) Gray. She was married to Donaldson Brown on July 23, 1965, in Rensselaer. A resident of Rensselaer since 1943, moving there from Remington, she was a 1918 graduate of Remington high school, and a member of First Presbyerian Church, Rensselaer Garden club, Literay club and Senior Citizens club. Surviving with the husband is a sister, Mrs. Fleta D. Sanden of Lexington, Ky. She was preceded in death by a sister. Funeral services were held Wednesday at Jackson funeral chapel, Rennselaer, with Rev. L. Wayne Smith officiating.