Gary E. Brown Sr., 61, of Fostoria, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at his home.
He was born April 4, 1952, in Fostoria, to Woodrow and Wynona (Moran) Brown.
Surviving are his wife, Mary M. Brown of Fostoria; two sons, Gary and Dustin E. (Amy) Brown, both of Fostoria; three daughters, Danielle (Sam) Heath and Dawn (Jim) Pace, both of Fostoria, and Lyndsey (Christopher) Fraszewski of Del City, Okla.; three sisters, Janet (Jack) Nye and Sharon Caudill, both of Fostoria, and Judy Burns of Findlay; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Ronnie Brown; and one grandchild.
A time of remembrance will begin at 1:30 p.m. today, Jan. 2, 2014, at First Church of the Nazarene, Fostoria, with the Rev. Bernie Dickson officiating.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Financial Assistance for Cancer Treatment (F.A.C.T.).
Arrangements handled by Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.