James C. ‘Rudy’ Brown

James C. “Rudy” Brown 70, of Tiffin, passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at University of Toledo Medical College, Toledo.

He was born April 12, 1943, in Whitesburg, Ky., to James B. and Lola Jane (Adams) Brown. He married Maggie Little Oct. 24, 1966, in Clintwood, Va., and she preceded him in death Nov. 23, 2006.

Survivors include two daughters, Donna (Stephen) Dunn of Republic and Donella (Rolando) Sanchez of Fostoria; two grandchildren, Erica and Alex Sanchez; two brothers, Danny and Rick Brown, both of Tiffin; and five sisters, Sandy Kissell, Jan Cogar, Karen Tate and Sheila Merchant, all of Tiffin, and Carol Hickman of Clyde.

He also was preceded in death by his parents, James and Lola Brown; two brothers, Harold and Bobby Brown; and three sisters, Katherine Tyree, Jean Oakleaf and Shirl Halcomb.

Mr. Brown retired from Sterling Abrasives, Tiffin.

His funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at Lindsey-Olds Funeral Home, 3085 S. SR 19, Bloomville, with the Rev. Leonard Little officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Tiffin. A dinner will take place after burial at Republic American Legion Hall.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family.