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David Edwin Browne
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1921
Washington Court House
Fayette County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1988
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

David Edwin Browne (67) was born on Nov. 18, 1921, the fourth and youngest child of son of Alfred Henry Browne and Freda Martha Moser. On Oct. 6, 1913 Freda M. Moser married Alfred in Columbus, OH. David's lineage: David 5, Alfred H. 4, Henry Edwards 3, Alfred John 2, Samuel John 1)

His siblings were: Alfred Browne (1917-2003) married 2 times 2nd wife, Dorothy L.; Miriam Browne Binegar d. 1980; Betty Alice Browne Woodruff d. 2003

On his mother's side, the Martha (Pine) Moser family came from a small village outside of Bern, Switzerland and lived in Springfield, OH and Martha died of consumption.

From 1939-1945 David was in the U.S. Navy stationed in the Philippines and 10 months in London, England. On Jan. 11, 1947, he married Florence Luella Childs, daughter of Guy Truman Childs and May Barbara Steiber Childs at her sister, Evelyn Childs Long's, home in Chicago, IL.

David worked at Cleveland Trust Bank as a loan officer for many years until his retirement in May of 1977 and he and his wife moved Phoenix, AZ where their daughter, Marilyn, also lived. David Edwin Browne died Dec. 29, 1988 Phoenix, AZ of a heart attack.

David and Florence had three daughters:
Patricia "Patty" May Browne
Marilyn Sue Browne Poyet
Nancy Lou Browne

David is preceded in death by his parents, and one grandchild: Byan Allen Norlin b. Oct. 16 1975 (stillborn) Cleveland,OH.
Survivors:
Florence (wife)
Daughters:
1. Patricia May Browne of Lakewood, OH
2. Marilyn Sue Browne Poyet of Mesa, AZ
3. Nancy Lou Browne of Parma, OH

Grandchildren:
David Robert Norlin
Kathleen "Katie" Joyce Norlin m. Charles Varco
Elizabeth Browne
Lisa Smith (b. Jun. 10, 1974 d. Feb. 26, 2012)

David and his wife Florence, were cremated and their ashes are buried in Valley of the Sun Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Alfred Henry Browne (1880 - 1953)
  Freda Martha Moser Browne (1882 - 1979)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence Luella Childs Browne (1918 - 1993)
 
 Siblings:
  Alfred Moser Browne (1917 - 2003)*
  Betty Alice Browne Woodruff (1919 - 2003)*
  David Edwin Browne (1921 - 1988)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: WWII Veteran
 
Burial:
Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery
Chandler
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
Record added: Oct 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30849755
David Edwin Browne
Added by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
 
David Edwin Browne
Added by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
 
David Edwin Browne
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- Evelyn Rowe Nelson
 Added: Oct. 25, 2008
 
 
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