Kenneth R. BrownNovember 13, 1941 ~ May 6, 2017 (age 75)
Kenneth R. Brown, age 75, of Tonawanda, died Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Hospice Buffalo, after a long illness. Born November 13, 1941 in North Tonawanda, he was the son of the late Richard and Eleanor (nee Hahn) Brown. Ken was employed at Lawless Container Corp. in North Tonawanda before retiring. Ken and his wife, Kathy, had been active members of Marriage Encounter. He was a member of the Inner Harbor Yacht Club, Dept 56ers, a past Commander of the Swiftwater Power Squadron, and a past President of the Tonawanda Community Credit Union (formerly at St. Francis of Assisi Church).
He is survived by his loving wife, Kathy (nee Rellinger) Brown; his adoring children, Krista (Robert) Schultz of Snyder and Kelly John Brown of Tonawanda; his dear sister, Nancy (Kenneth) McKean of Wilmington, North Carolina; and his beloved grandchildren, Jacob, Hannah and John. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 5-8 PM on Tuesday only at the HAMP FUNERAL HOME, Inc., 37 Adam Street at Seymour, Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 AM Wednesday at St. Timothy R.C. Church, 565 East Park Drive at Ensminger Road, Town of Tonawanda. Friends invited. Inurnment will be cared for privately in Elmlawn Cemetery, Town of Tonawanda. If desired, memorials to Hospice Buffalo, 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227, are preferred by the family.
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