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Kenneth R. Brown

November 13, 1941 ~ May 6, 2017 (age 75)
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
5-8 PM at Hamp Funeral Home
Funeral Mass
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
​11 AM at St. Timothy R.C. Church


​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.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice Buffalo
225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga NY 14227

 Service Information

May 9, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hamp Funeral Home, Inc.
37 Adam Street
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Mass of Christian Burial
May 10, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Timothy R.C. Church
565 East Park at Ensminger Road
Town of Tonawanda, NY 14150

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