Charles E. Brown 1929-2019
LORDSTOWN — Charles E. Brown, 90, of Lordstown, passed away peacefully at 7:29 a.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Community Skilled Health Care Centre, Warren, with his family at his side.
He was born Friday, April 12, 1929, in Leechburg, Pa., the son of the late Joseph and Agnes Williams Brown Sr. and came to Warren in 1965.
Charles attended Lincoln University and retired after 30 years with General Motors, where he worked as an assistant foreman.
He was a faithful member of Second Baptist Church and was deacon emeritus of the church. Charles was an avid sports fan included the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pirates and especially enjoyed spending time with his family.
He was married to the former Alberta Williams on July 24, 1954; and they where married for 62 years and she preceded him in death on July 24, 2016.
Fond memories will forever be remembered by his four children, Pamela Brown of Lakeridge, Va., Daryl Brown of Warren, Robin Shavers of Euclid and Cynthia (Jodfrey) Stringer of Warren; two brothers, William (Barbara) Brown of Ford City, Pa., and Howard Brown of Leechburg, Pa.; two sisters, Helen Sellers and India Allen, both of Harrisburg, Pa.; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-great- grandson.
Besides his parents and wife, Charles was preceded in death by his son, Ronald Brown; and a brother, Joseph Brown Jr.; a sister, Madeline Touchstone; and two granddaughters.
A funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2019 in Second Baptist Church with the Rev. Kenneth Wilkins officiating.
Calling hours will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, in the church.
Burial will follow in Pineview Memorial Park in Warren.
The family will receive at the family home at 1220 Salt Springs Road, Lordstown, Ohio 44481.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200, dedicated to serving your loved ones. This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneral home.com.