|Birth: ||May 28, 1937|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 2008|
JOSEPH DALE BROWN
Joseph Dale Brown of Valparaiso, IN passed away on Wednesday January 9, 2008 at Porter Hospital Valparaiso Campus, Valparaiso, IN.
He was born on May 28, 1937 in Mecca, IN to Leo Brown and Beatrice Hendricks Brown who preceded him in death.
He married Darlene Riley Brown who survives of Valparaiso, IN. Also surviving are sons: Leo (Kris) Brown of East Bethel, MN, Brad (Mary) Brown of LaPorte, IN and Brian Brown of Valparaiso, IN; sister, Jane Ann (Gary) LaGrande of Waukegan, IL and two grandchildren: Joseph and Kassandra Brown.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters.
Joseph worked as a Pipe Fitter for Local #597. He served in the U.S. Army, was a member of Pipe Fitters Union Local #597, and taught Industrial Welding at Ivy Tech in Hobart from 1979 to 1984 and Ivy Tech in Valparaiso from 1984 to 1992. Funeral services will be held Saturday January 12, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN with Rev. Rick Henderson Officiating, Interment Chesterton Cemetery.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, January 12, 2008 from 12:00 Noon until time of service at 2:00p.m.
Published in The Times on January 11, 2008
Created by: Jackie & Ralph
Record added: Aug 09, 2011
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