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Carl Thomas Brown
01/09/1919 — 01/06/2005
From Richland, WA, US | Born in Herrin, Illinois
Carl Thomas Brown
EINANS FUNERAL HOME Carl Thomas Brown slipped away from us peacefully January 6, 2005, at Hospice House in Kennewick three days before his 86th birthday.
He was born January 9, 1919, to parents, Pearl and Eddy Brown in Herrin, Illinois. He met the love of his life, Dora McInturff, and married her in 1938. He was called to duty where he served in the U. S. Navy doing convoy duty across the Atlantic. After his discharge, he moved his family to Richland, WA and went to work for DuPont Hanford in 1946 and retired from Rockwell Hanford as a heavy equipment operator in May of 1981. He loved his horses, fishing, camping trips with his family and his little dog, Dusty T. Brown. His greatest pleasure was his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Rollie Brown, sisters, Louise Payne and Della Bottari, son-in-law, Donald Boggs and granddaughter, Donna Dittus Carl is survived by his devoted wife of 66 years, Dora Brown, daughters, Carolyn Bob Hebert of Sun City West, AZ, Marolyn Jerry Whitten of Richland, and Sharon Norris Johnson of Richland;brother, Bob Doris Brown of Kennewick, sister, Iline Lindsay of Kennewick, sister, Pauline Hodges of Herrin, Ill.,sister-in-law, Margaret Brown of Moses Lake, WA., his grandchildren, Dave Debbie Hebert, John Lisa Hebert, Mark Shannon Whitten, Bill Dianne Whitten, Dawn Steve Brackensick, Jimmy Patty Boggs; great grandchildren, Zane and Chad Hebert, Ryan and Nicole Whitten, Kaylea, Kenny, Kassi Brackensick, Nick Reavis, Kyla and Jessie Whitten, Lindsey and Cassidy Howen, Jacob and Zachery Hebert; several foster great grandchildren and one foster great great grandchild. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, January 10, 2005, at Einans Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be at Einans from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, January 9, 2005. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to Tri-City Chaplaincy Hospice House, 2108 W. Entiat Ave. Kennewick, WA 99336.
i was very sorry to hear of y our fathers passing marolyn. my thoughts are with you and your family.
Mrs. Brown and girls:
After Marsha Lynn called to let me know of Mr. Brown’s “home going”, I just sat in my chair and slid back in time remembering all the sweet things of so long ago as a kid. Oh, that the kids of today could have the huge, loving extended family that I grew up with. Being at your house was like being at home!
I will miss Mr. Brown very much, but know that he is so happy, free of pain and there with my Daddy and Grandma and Grandpa Hammack.
I pray that God will wrap His arms tightly about you as you go through your time of sorrow, but will place sweet precious memories in your heart to bring a smile to your face.
God bless you and I love you all –
I have very good memories of Uncle Carl and I will miss him. He always made me feel at home when I visited him.
God Bless. Tom Lindsey
Oh, Daddy how us girls loved you! Your and Moms whole goal in life was to make sure that us girls were taken care. You raised us with good family values and taught us lifes up and downs. We will miss you so much and most of all, we will miss you calling us “his little girls”. Wait for us by the gate daddy.