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Sterling Ludwig Brown
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1921
Death: Mar. 13, 2004

Sterling L. Brown, 82, of Parkersburg died Saturday, March 13, 2004, at Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital.

He was born Nov. 21, 1921, in Parkersburg, a son of the late Carl B. and Freda G. (Ludwig) Brown.

Mr. Brown had retired from DuPont Washington Works after 33 years of service as a C & P supervisor. He faithfully attended Stout Memorial United Methodist Church; was a World War II U.S. Army veteran, where he received the Bronze Star; a member of the Charleston American Legion; a talented wood carver, specializing in duck carvings; enjoyed salt water fishing; and was an avid gardener.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Fanell (Stephens) Brown of Parkersburg; one niece, Rebecca Podbesek and husband, Robert; and one great-nephew, Brian Podbesek, all of Charleston.

He was preceded in death by one son, Gary Stephens Brown in 1964.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Kimes Funeral Home, 521 5th St., Parkersburg with the Revs. Lindsay A. Thorp and Karin Maxson officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

The family has requested that all memorial donations be made to the Stout Memorial United Methodist Church Building Fund, 34th and Broad streets, Parkersburg, WV 26101.

married Fanell Stephens
May 28, 1948 Vienna, Wood Co., WV 
Family links: 
  Carl Benjamin Brown (1900 - 1989)
  Freda Grace Ludwig Brown (1903 - 1988)
  Vera "Fanell" Stephens Brown (1921 - 2014)*
  Gary Stephens Brown (1952 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Section M - Lot 82
Maintained by: Crystal
Originally Created by: Grave Yard Ghost
Record added: Mar 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25161069
Sterling Ludwig Brown
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Sterling Ludwig Brown
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Sterling Ludwig Brown
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Missing you and Fanell! Glad you are together with Gary!
- Lauren
 Added: May. 27, 2016
WWII Veteran
 Added: Nov. 12, 2014

- Crystal
 Added: Mar. 13, 2011
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