|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1887|
|Death: ||Jul. 20, 1913|
BROWN LeRoy Obituary 1913
Plainwell-Ransom Public Library, 180 S Sherwood Ave; Plainwell, MI 49080, Plainwell Enterprise; Plainwell, Allegan Co., MI; Vol 28, No. 25; Thursday, 24 Jul 1913; Page 5, Col 2 & 4.
LeRoy Brown, a well known man of Plainwell, died at the home of his father, four miles northeast of Plainwell, last Sunday and was buried Tuesday.
After a long illness LeRoy Brown died Sunday morning at the home of his parents. Mr. and Mrs. William Brown. Funeral services were held at the home Tuesday morning.
Roy was born Jan. 17, 1887, died July 20 1913, aged 27 years. He graduated from Plainwell High School in 1894 later attending a School of Telegraphy in Valparaiso, Ind. He was married to Audrey Boman Jun 2nd, 1909. His life up until the time of his sickness was successful, earned by labor and study a manly, brave, earnest, conscientious life, beautified by a devotion to his wife that was admirable. His one thought up to the last was of her future and health. During the last few months of his sickness he was cheerful, patient and king; and everything that could be done to make him happy was done. All the little kindly acts being much appreciated by him.
Besides a dear wife, a loving mother and father and brother, he leaves a host of relatives and friends to mourn for him.
"Say not Good Night, but in some brighter cline bid us Good Morning."
Card of Thanks.
To all the kind friends who have with flowers and thoughtful deeds helped to cheer our loved one through his long illness and for the flowers., sent and sympathy shown later, we wish to extend our heartfelt thanks.
Mrs. Audrey Brown,
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Brown,
Mr. and Mrs. Fay Brown.
BROWN Leroy Death 1913
Source: ancestry.com, M/F 1017873; Allegan Co., MI Deaths 1867-1914, Vol 3, Page 308, No 4938.
d. 20 Jul 1913, Gun Plain
Male, White, Married
c.o.d. Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Occ. Telegraph Operator
f. William Brown, Res Gun Plain, Mich
m. Jennie Norman
d.o.r. 12 Aug 1913
William T Brown (1860 - 1931)
Jane Norman Brown (1859 - 1945)
Fayette William Brown (1878 - 1949)*
LeRoy Brown (1887 - 1913)
Created by: Marcia Shears
Record added: Jul 08, 2012
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