Advertisement

 Robert Olin Brown

Advertisement

Robert Olin Brown

Birth
Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 7 Jul 2000 (aged 78)
Roaring Spring, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 167804351 View Source
Suggest Edits

Robert O. Brown, 78,490 Cherry St., Martinsburg, died unexpectedly Friday afternoon, July 7,2000, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, following heart failure. He was born May 18,1922, in Martinsburg, the son of the late C. Olin and Mary H. (Quarry) Brown. He married Dorothea L. McCown Oct. 20,1941, in Roaring Spring. Mr. Brown was a member of St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church, Martinsburg. He retired as a federal bank examiner from the United States government in 1987. He previously had been employed as a bank teller in Roaring Spring. Mr. Brown was a graduate of Martinsburg High School and Pennsylvania State University.

He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, serving in a B-24 bomber in the China-Burma- India Theater.

Mr. Brown enjoyed hunting, reading and bird feeding. He was a member of the National Rifle Association, Penn State University Alumni Association, a charter member of the Martinsburg Sportsmen’s Association and a member of the Woodbury Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons, Roaring Spring. Surviving are his wife; and a sister, Audrey B. Smith of Martinsburg. Friends will be received from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at John C. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Martinsburg. BROWN — Funeral services for Robert O. Brown of 490 Cherry St., Martinsburg, will be held at ll a.m. Monday at St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church, Martinsburg, by Pastor Timothy H. Knauss. Interment will be made at Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg. Friends will be received from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at John C. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Martinsburg, where a masonic service will be held at 2 p.m. He also is survived by a niece, Marjorie Replogle of Martinsburg RR 2. The family suggests memorial contributions be given to the St. Matthew Ev. Lutheran Church or the American Heart Association.

Altoona Mirror July 8,2000


Family Members

Parents
Spouse

Sponsored by Ancestry

Advertisement

  • Created by: annie
  • Added: 5 Aug 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 167804351
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/167804351/robert-olin-brown : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Olin Brown (18 May 1922–7 Jul 2000), Find a Grave Memorial ID 167804351, citing Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by annie (contributor 47087708) .