Bob Brown, formerly of Hill’s Trailer Park in Morrisburg, passed away at Woodland Villa Nursing Home in Long Sault on July 1, 2006. He was 81.
He was born in Winchester on June 6, 1925 to the late John Brown and the late Lillian Brown (nee Farmlow). He was the husband of Connie Brown (nee New) of Morrisburg whom he married on Aug. 17, 1969 in Winchester. He was father to Fred (Vicky) Bolton of Perth, John (Connie) Bolton of Russell, and Jennifer (Chris) Harper of Morrisburg. He was the brother of Alice Fawcett of Burlington, and Lillian (Howard) Merkley of Kemptville. He was predeceased by sisters Mary Brown and Ann Casselman, and brothers Ralph and Fred Brown. He will be fondly remembered by grandchildren David, Myles, and Matraca, and by nieces and nephews.
He was born, raised and lived in the Winchester area until he and Connie moved to Morrisburg in 1992. He was a hardworking, determined, and self-driven man who was very generous to his family and friends. He loved to build things, and he built his own home on Lakeshore Drive at the age of 74.
There was no visitation at the funeral home. A family graveside interment of cremated remains was held July 6 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Morrisburg.
Donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Williamsburg.