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Ronald Gene Brown1,2

Male
b. 27 September 1934, d. 19 December 2005


Father William Glenn "Brownie" Brown1 b. 5 April 1907, d. 1 March 1975
Mother Marian Rummel1 b. 3 July 1910, d. 26 February 1975
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Family Katheryn Ann "Kay" Hahn
Children  1. Rhonda Brown
  2. Mitchell D. "Mitch" Brown
  3. Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Brown
  4. Marci Jo Brown

Birth* 27 September 1934  Nampa, Canyon Co., ID3,4 
Census* 1940  1940 Federal Census, Idaho, Canton County, West Nampa Precinct, Nampa, Ward 3, ED: 14-24, Series: T627, Roll: 742, Page: 15B, April 16
Sheet 15B, 420 Seventh Avenue
(enumerated with husband, Glenn Brown)
55, 326, , , No, Brown, Ronald, Son, 2, M, W, 5, S, Yes, 0, , Idaho, 89, , Same Place, , , , x0x0, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Supplemental
55, Brown, Ronald, Illinois, Washington, , English, , , , , , , , , , , , ||7, , , , 0, 6, 1, , 5, 1, 2, , , , , , , , 2,3 
Marriage* 1953  Principal=Katheryn Ann "Kay" Hahn4 
Death* 19 December 2005  Boise, Ada Co., ID4 
News/Obit* 25 December 2005  Ronald Gene Brown

Ronald Gene Brown went to be with the Lord on Dec. 19th, surrounded by his wife of 52 years and his children. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

A viewing will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 27, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Alden-Waggoner Funeral Chapel. A memorial service celebrating Ron´s life will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2005 at Cole Community Church. A private family burial will take place at Morris Hill cemetery. Ron was born in Nampa, Idaho on Sept. 27, 1934, the second son of Glen "Brownie" and Marian Brown .

He graduated from Nampa High School, and married Katheryn Ann Hahn, his high school sweetheart in 1953.

Together they raised four children.

Ron loved to listen to jazz, watch football, play cards, travel to Hawaii, play with his dog Carley Brown and devote his spare time to his grandchildren. He was a successful retail manager, civic leader and entrepreneur for over 40 years.

After 12 years with Wilson Motors, he and his wife founded Kay´s Book Shop in Mountain Home, and Kay´s Cards and Gifts in Boise. After he retired, he became the manager of the gift shop at Zoo Boise.

Ron was loved and respected by all who knew him. His integrity, loving support and playful sense of humor endeared him to everyone he met. He is survived by his wife Kay of Boise; his children Rhonda Waterman, Jackie and Steve Huffman all of Boise, Mitchell Brown and Brenda Powell of Albany, Ore., Marci and Jim Kopp of Huffman, Texas, his nine beloved grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and a host of other family members and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Cole Community Church/Library Fund at 8775 Ustick Rd., Boise, ID 83704 or for a future memorial payable to Boise City Parks & Recreation, 1104 Royal Blvd., Boise, ID 83706 and put Ron´s name on the check.

Published in The Idaho Statesman, (Boise, ID) - December 25, 20054 
Burial* 28 December 2005  Morris Hill cemetery, Boise, Ada Co., ID4 

Citations
  1. [S1671] Joan Fleming, Shirley Rummel in "RUMMEL, Shirley and Nellie,"Message Board Post 20 Mar 1999.
  2. [S1641] U.S. Public Records Index, online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2199956.
  3. [S1286] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , 1940 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S323] News Bank.


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