Donald Brown Jr.

Born: Tue., Jan. 26, 1954
Died: Mon., May 8, 2017

Gathering of Family and Friends

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., May 12, 2017
Location: Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home


11:30 AM Sat., May 13, 2017
Location: Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens

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DONALD LEE BROWN JR., 63, of Sidney, passed away at 6:13 AM on Monday, May 8, 2017 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born on January 26, 1954 in Battle Creek, Michigan, the son of Donald (Pat) Brown Sr. and Joyce (Simmons) Brown all whom survive in Battle Creek, MI.

On June 9, 2012 he married Susan Schenk Horwarth whom survives in Sidney. He is also survived by 2 step-children, Jennifer (Benjamin) Bolton and Christopher Horwarth, 6 step-grandchildren; Anya, Lex, Astrid and Orin Bolton, Aubrey and Claire Horwarth and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Brown had worked at Aunt Millie's Bakery Outlet as a Shipping Supervisor. Don was a member of Ginghamsburg Church in Tipp City. He enjoyed spending time at their vacation home at Indian Lake and also enjoyed skiing, golfing and woodworking. Don played in a band called the Buzz Brothers.

A Time of Gathering for family and friends will be held from 5 - 7 PM on Friday, May 12, 2017 at Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home 302 S. Main Ave. Sidney. Burial will take place at Floral Lawn Memorial Gardens in Battle Creek, MI on Saturday at 11:30 AM.

Memorials contributions may be made in memory of Donald Brown Jr. to Hospice of Dayton and Hospice of Cincinnati. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy may be made to the Brown family at the funeral home's website,

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   Posted Thu May 11, 2017
My condolences to the Brown family. Don was a super guy that i enjoyed talking to and working with for many years. Aunt Millie's has lost a gem.
RIP my friend.

Michael and Jodi VanHook
   Posted Fri May 12, 2017
My condolences to the Brown family me and my wife worked with Don for 19 years he was a good man he will be missed.


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