Richard Brown Obituary (2021) – Perrysburg, OH
1942 – 2021
Richard “Rick” Ray Brown, 79, of Perrysburg, Ohio, passed away peacefully on September 24, 2021 at the Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. He was born in Park Ridge, Illinois on July 18, 1942 to Ray and Jeanne (Brink) Brown.
Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years, Virginia “Ginger” Brown; daughters, Molly (Kirk) Hallett and Karin (Scott) Moll; grandsons, Thomas and Charles “Charlie” Hallett. Richard is also survived by his older brother, Robert (Ruthie) Brown; several nieces and a few nephews. Richard was predeceased by his son, Richard “Marshall” Brown; her younger brother, Timothy (Trisha) Brown; and nephew, Ted “Teddy” Brown; and his parents. Richard was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. He was known and will be remembered as a loving, resourceful, knowledgeable, strong and funny man who loved his dogs.
He worked at Toledo Trust Corp and later became Vice President of Commercial Lending at Toledo Huntington Bank. He has served on numerous boards: The Ability Center, Vestry at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, The Carranor Hunt and Polo Club, The Black Swamp Conservatory. He graduated from the University of Michigan and has since been a huge fan of U of M football. GO THE BLUES!
The service will be held at St. Timothy Episcopal Church, 871 E. Boundary St. Perrysburg, Ohio 43551, on October 30, 2021. The family will receive guests at 10:00 am with the Celebration of Life service at 11:00 am.
In lieu of flowers for a memorial contribution, please consider donating to the R. Marshall Brown Scholarship for Wittenburg Students at the Toledo Community Foundation, 300 Madison Ave. Suite # 1300 Toledo, OH 43604 or at St. Timothy’s Church. Condolences can be presented to the family online at www.walkerfuneralhomes.com.
Posted by The Blade on October 10, 2021.