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William Gilvie Brown
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1927
New Paris
Preble County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 2007
New Smyrna Beach
Volusia County
Florida, USA

William "Gilvie" Brown, age 79 of New Paris, OH died Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at the Ocean View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in New Smyrna Beach, FL. Born on August 20, 1927 in New Paris, OH he was the son of the late William R. & Bonita (Cottington) Brown. Gilvie was a 1945 Jefferson High School graduate and attended Miami University. He served with the U.S. Navy during WW II. He had worked for Dayton Power & Light Company for 40 years and retired in 1995. Member of the New Paris American Legion; Masonic Lodge of New Paris and was a Founder of the New Paris Ball Park; served on the New Paris Village Council for 16 years.

Preceded in death by Twin Brother Willard Brown in 1976, brother Richard Brown in 2007; sister Wilma Gean Brown in 1944.

Survivors include wife: Dorothy "Dottie" M. (Nelson) Brown; sons & daughters in law: Tony & Beth Brown of Cambridge, OH, Max & Colleen Brown of Tipp City, OH and Mitchell Brown of New Paris. Daughter & son-in-law: Holly & Randy Toschlog of Lakeland, FL.; Sisters: Carolyn Schaar of New Madison, OH and Donna Griffen of Leesburg, FL. ;Brothers: Phillip Brown of New Paris, Joe Brown of Richmond, IN and Frances Brown of Washington, DC. 5 Grandchildren: Anthony Brown, Marissa Brown, Allison Brown, Nicklaus Toschlog and Hannah Toschlog.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Saturday - February 24, 2007 at Barnes Funeral Home - 109 West Main Street - New Paris, Ohio. Family will receive friends from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Saturday - February 24, 2007 at the funeral home. Interment will be held in Springlawn Cemetery in New Paris.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson Township Boosters Club - P.O. Box 117 - New Paris, OH 45347. Condolences may be sent to the family via the Web site at 
Family links: 
  William Ray Brown (1908 - 1987)
  Bonita Estella Coddington Brown (1908 - 1986)
  Gilvie Mitchell Brown (1967 - 2014)*
  Willard Harry Brown (1927 - 1974)*
  William Gilvie Brown (1927 - 2007)
  Carolyn M. Brown Schaar (1930 - 2015)*
  Phillip Charles Brown (1933 - 2010)*
  Richard R. Brown (1936 - 2007)*
  Wilma Jean Brown (1940 - 1944)*
*Calculated relationship
Springlawn Cemetery
New Paris
Preble County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Digger4Genealogy
Record added: Feb 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24638272
William Gilvie Brown
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My distant (9th) cousin. In honor of your military service, rest in peace.
- c j
 Added: Apr. 15, 2013

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