June 1, 1947 ~ January 21, 1993

Russ Brown - Senior Portrait

Russ Brown - Recent Picture

From January 22, 1993, the Tri-City Herald:

Russell William "Russ" Brown, 45, died Thursday, January 21, 1993, at home in Richland.

He was born June 1, 1947, in Richland. He attended Richland schools including Lewis and Clark Elementary and Carmichael Junior High, graduating from Columbia High in 1966.

Russell was a Vietnam veteran, member of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 598 and the Richland Fellowship. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in the Blue Mountains. Those who loved and knew Russell will not forget his generosity and willingness to help others.

He was preceded in death by his father, George M. Brown.

Survivors include his mother, Vida F. Brown, of Richland; sisters: Kathleen ('59) (Tom) Northy of Richland, and Janice ('73) (Mark) Haney of Finley; brothers: Ron Brown ('60) of Richland, David ('63) (Tanyon) Brown of Finley, and Randy ('74) (Penny) Brown of West Richland; and 17 very special nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were at Einan's Funeral Home... Interment followed at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Tri-Cities Chaplaincy Hospice; 7525 W. Deschutes Place, Suite 2A; Kennewick 99336; or the American Cancer Society; 817 N. 14th; Pasco 99301.

This file was created 1/5/14. Russ's brother, Randy Brown ('74) passed away October 3, 2013.

File put together by Shirley COLLINGS Haskins ('66).