George H. Brown Jr.

George H. Brown Jr., 88, of Winter Garden, FL, and with ties to Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020, in Winter Garden, FL.

Mr. Brown was a U.S. Army Veteran and was employed by Huntington County Community School Corporation. He was a teacher for 37 years, spending much of that time with special needs students. He was also the concessions manager for many years. He attended MI Church in Merritt Island, FL.

He was born on June 15, 1932, in Waynesboro, PA, to George and Anna Brown. He was married to Ann Lambrecht Brown, who preceded him in death. He was then married to Barbara Owen-Dalton Brown, who survives.

Additional survivors include 11 children and three step-children, Jim (Cindy) Brown, of Churubusco, Tom Brown, of Huntington, Lauren (Larry) Budweg, of Oberlin, OH, Aaron (Linda) Brown, of West Chester Township, OH, Sam (Jill) Brown, of Huntington, Jon (Aundrea) Brown, of Cridersville, OH, Joel (Angie) Brown, of Greenfield, Linda Willard, of Fort Wayne, Danny (Tabitha) Brown, of Huntington, Scott (Debbie) Dalton, of Winter Garden, FL, Stephen Dalton, of San Francisco, CA and Sandra Dugan, of Upland; 38 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, Jacob Samuel Essig.

A funeral service will be live-streamed on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020. The link will be provided to family and friends.

Memorials may be made to Special Olympics at www.give.specialolympics.org, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org, or Shriners Children’s Hospital at www.donate.lovetotherescue.org.