2013-10-19 / Obituaries

Oliver O. Brown

Oliver O. Brown, 90, of Glenford, died October 12, 2013, at his residence.

Oliver was born February 26, 1923 in Removal, WV, now known as Guardian, WV, the son of the late Oliver N. and Minnie F. Schrader Brown.

Oliver was a WWII Army veteran, and was a brick layer for Kaiser Aluminum in Heath for 32 years. He retired in January 2012, from WalMart in Heath after 111/2 years of service.

He is survived by two sons, Daniel O. (Barbara) Brown of Buffalo, NY, and Roland A. Brown of Buckeye Lake; a daughter, Stella M. McMahan of Glenford; eight grandchildren; many greatgrandchildren; and one great-greatgranddaughter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Leatha J. Brown (February 21, 1993); one grandson; three brothers; and five sisters.

Services were held October 16, 2012, at Bope-Thomas Funeral Home in Somerset, with Pastor Beth Bateson officiating. Burial followed in Community Gardens near New Lexington with graveside military honors provided by the Somerset American Legion Leo Ryan Post 58.

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