BROWN, RaymondPosted: June 15th, 2017
RAYMOND FRANK BROWN, beloved husband of Barbara Brown of Picture Butte, passed away surrounded by family, at the Chinook Regional Hospital on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the age of 80 years.
Along with his wife of 52 years, he is lovingly remembered by his daughter Barbie Brown of Lethbridge, granddaughter Melissa (Joel) Kitt of Calgary and Britany (Tyler) Kitt of Lethbridge as well as his great-grandson, Damon of Lethbridge. Also left to cherish his memory is his brother, Ron (Marie) Brown of Cranbrook, BC as well as many nieces and nephews.
Raymond was predeceased by his parents, brother Bud and son-in-law, Darren.
Raymond worked as a heavy equipment operator for more than 45 years, 23 of those with the Town of Picture Butte. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening and travelling, enjoying his most recent outing to Lundbreck Falls with his fellow residents of Piyami Lodge. He also enjoyed working on projects and was known for his ability to fix anything and everything. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend and will be greatly missed.
A special thank you is extended to his niece, Dianne Nolette, for always being there for Raymond no matter what time of day or night.
At Raymond’s request, no formal funeral service will be held.
Donations in Raymond’s memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Box 2211, Lethbridge, AB T1J 4K7.
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