|Birth: ||May 2, 1949|
|Death: ||Dec. 20, 2010|
WINCHESTER, Va. — John Edward Brown, 61, of Winchester, died Monday, Dec. 20, 2010 at his residence.
Mr. Brown was born May 2, 1949 in Cumberland, the only child of the late John Jackson Brown and the late Alice Doman Brown Wertman.
John was a life-long bachelor. His next of kin is one of many cousins he was close to, Linda Fazenbaker of Frostburg.
He was a graduate of Fort Ashby High School in Fort Ashby, W.Va., a 1970 graduate of Potomac State College of West Virginia University, Keyser, W.Va. At Potomac State he was a member of Sigma Phi Omega honor fraternity and Theta Sigma Chi social fraternity. John was a 1972 cum laude graduate of Allegany Community College in Cumberland, and a 1976 graduate of University of Baltimore in Baltimore.
Mr. Brown was a retired computer specialist with the US Army, CECOM. Intelligence Electronic Warfare Directorate.
He was a member of Chapter 180, National Association of Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Chapter 114, American Active Retired Person (AARP), and of the Winchester Medical Center Auxiliary.
John was also a member of the Mall Walkers at Apple Blossom Mall, a member of the Glen Burnie Historical Home and Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, a long time member of the Breakfast Bunch at Papermill Place in Winchester and a Friend of the Handley Regional Library.
He was an amateur photographer and enjoyed traveling and reading.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, Dec. 31, 2010 at 10 a.m. in Ebenezer Cemetery, Romney, W.Va.
His family will receive friends on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m at Jones Funeral Home in Winchester.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork Street, Winchester, VA 22601 or to Winchester Medical Center Auxiliary, 1840 Amherst Street, Winchester, VA 22601
Alice V. Wertman (1924 - 2004)
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Bill
Record added: Oct 25, 2012
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