22 January 2011

Edward J. Brown Obituary

BROWN--Edward J. Brown, 2625 Thomas St., age 59, died Tuesday, July 19, 1949, at University Hospital, Ann Arbor.  Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m., Friday, July 22, 1949, from St. Michael Church, Rev. Fr. Maurice Chawke officiating.  Burial in New Calvary Cemetery.  Body will be at the Algoe-Grundy Mortuary.  Interment services under the auspices of American Legion Red Arrow Post 151.  Rosary will be said at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.  He was born in Central, Mich., son of Matthew and Hannah Brown.  Resident of Flint 35 years.  Member of St. Michael Church and Holy Name Society, American Legion Post Red Arrow 151.  Employed at Buick Motor Co. for 30 years, No. 12.  Surviving are: Daughter, Mrs. Marjorie Callahan; son, Robert Brown, both of Flint; 2 granddaughters; sister, Mrs. Florence B. Pascoe; 1 nephew.

Edward J. Brown was my great-aunt's (June Cynthia Powers') first husband; the two children were my Dad's cousins.

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