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 Eugene C. Brown

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Eugene C. Brown

Birth
Tomah, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 25 Feb 2009 (aged 79)
North Henderson, Mercer County, Illinois, USA
Burial Alexis, Mercer County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 34217000 View Source


Eugene C. Brown, 79, of North Henderson, IL died at 7:35 P.M. Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at OSF St, Mary Medical Center, Galesburg.He was born February 1, 1930 at Tomah, Wisconsin, the son of David and Alice (Chambers) Brown. He was raised and educated in Tomah, Wisconsin where he attended schools.Eugene served in the U.S. Army as PFC at Camp Rucker, Alabama from 1950 to 1952.Eugene married Pauline Swanson in Kirkwood, IL on June 28, 1951 and she survives.He worked maintenance at Maytag for 30 years, retiring in 1989. He enjoyed his family, traveling, camping, woodworking, family reunions and motorcycling. He attended the North Henderson United Methodist Church.His family includes his wife, Pauline, six children, James (Margaret) Brown of Russell Springs, KY, Joy (Steve) McKelvie of Alexis, Jeffrey (Penny) Brown of Gilson, IL, Judith (Tim) Bressler of Fremont, IN, Jolene (Rick) Pitman of Alexis and Jason Brown of Galesburg, 16 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 2 step great grandchildren and one brother, Verlyn Brown of Texas along with several nieces and nephews.He was preceded in death by his parents, great granddaughter, Jenna and nephew, Denney Brown.Funeral services will be 1:30 Sunday, March 1, 2009 at Hoover-hall Memorial Chapel, Alexis with Rev. Lee Savage of the North Henderson United Methodist Church. Cremation will follow the services. Friends may call after 3:00 P.M. on Saturday at Hoover-Hall Memorial Chapel, Alexis where his family will be present from 5:00 P.M. until 7:30 P.M. Memorials may be left for the North Henderson United Methodist Church or OSF St. Mary Medical Center Foundation.Hoover-Hall Memorial Chapel, Alexis, is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be on Friday February 27, 2009
Funeral wil be on Saturday February 28, 2009

Link to his parents David #18629286 Alice #18629277



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  • Created by: Carole M
  • Added: 26 Feb 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 34217000
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/34217000/eugene-c-brown : accessed ), memorial page for Eugene C. Brown (1 Feb 1930–25 Feb 2009), Find a Grave Memorial ID 34217000, citing Alexis Cemetery, Alexis, Mercer County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Carole M (contributor 46974691) .