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|Father||William Glenn "Brownie" Brown1 b. 5 April 1907, d. 1 March 1975|
|Mother||Marian Rummel1 b. 3 July 1910, d. 26 February 1975|
|Family||Katheryn Ann "Kay" Hahn|
|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)
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|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|
|Last Edited||15 Jan 2014|
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