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Arvel LeRoy Brown
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1918
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Jan. 30, 2009
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Arvel LeRoy Brown, 90, passed away peacefully in his home on Friday, January 30, 2009. He resided at 117 West Washington Avenue (5500 South) in Murray, Utah at the time of his death.

Born November 25, 1918 to Joseph Hyrum Brown and Hilda Llewella Blum.

Married Jane Parker on December 1, 1938 and was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple. Arvel and his son Roy took care of Jane for many years before her death in 1996. Arvel married Dorothy Romero Gallegos on Mar 22, 1997.

Arvel was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was retired from KCC after over 40 years of employment as a pipe fitter. Arvel served in the US Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater.

He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, camping at Flaming Gorge with his boys, and his beautiful roses and peonies. He was a good cook and especially loved a tasty dessert. Arvel was a loving husband and father, and was respected by many. He was a great example of patience and kindness and will be greatly missed.

Survived by his wife, Dorothy, sons: Francis (Terry) Brown and LeRoy Brown; daughters: Mona (Byron) Case, Maggie Higginson, MaryAnn Davis, Becky (Randy) Webster, Carma (Bob) Owen; 17 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his first wife Jane; sons-in law: Tommy Higginson and Richard Davis; brothers: Joseph, LaVerle, Robert and Francis; and sister Lila.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 11:30 a.m. in the Murray Eleventh Ward Chapel, 5750 South Nena Way, Murray. A viewing will be held prior to the services from 10 -11:15 a.m. at the Ward Chapel.
Interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, 3401 South Highland Drive (1495 East).
Published in the Deseret News on 2/1/2009. 
Family links: 
  Dorothy Romero Gallegos Brown (1930 - 2009)*
  Elizabeth Jane Parker Brown (1915 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: Elmdale 145-3-W
Created by: Ryan Curtis
Record added: Feb 01, 2009
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 Added: Feb. 1, 2009

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