Von E.Brown

Von E. Brown, 81, of Warren, IN, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at 3 a.m. at Heritage Pointe, in Warren.

Mr. Brown graduated from Jefferson High School in 1950 and served stateside with the United States Army during the Korean War. A lifelong Huntington County resident, he was a farmer and had also worked at Dana Corp., retiring after 35 years He served on the Mt. Etna Volunteer Fire Department for many years. He was a member of the Warren Church of Christ, where he had served as a deacon and elder.

He was born July 15, 1932, in Huntington County to Sherman and Leah Camblin Brown. He married Esther Devon Hedrick in Huntington, and she preceded him in death on March 8, 1994.

Survivors include three sons, Brent (Debbie) Brown, of Cape Coral, FL; Mark (Nadean) Brown, of Huntington; and Kevin (Barbara) Brown, of Pompton Plains, NJ; two brothers, Dale Brown, of Warren, and Keith Brown, of Huntington; a sister, Betty Brown, of Muncie; 10 grandchildren, Jason, Nathan, Colin, Lauren, Eric, Janell, Mason, Nate, Abbey and Leah; and several great-grandchildren.

Calling is Monday, June 30, 2014, from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Glancy-H. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 203 N. Matilda St., Warren. A service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at 10 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Gerald Moreland and Ethan Stivers will officiate. Interment will be at the Mt. Etna Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Warren Church of Christ, 302 N. Wayne St., Warren, IN 46792.

Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.