Lyle Brown Jr., age 86, passed away on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at the Gateway House of Peace, Ballston Spa., NY with his loving family at his side. He was born on July 22, 1928 in Glens Falls, NY the son of the late Lyle Sr. and Ella Rozell Brown.
Lyle married Nancy A. Petteys, and they had 11 children together. He served his country in the United States Army, in Germany during the Korean War.
Lyle enjoyed farming, cutting wood and spending time at home with his family
Lyle worked as a young man at the Wilton State Farm, and when he got married he worked as a mason’s tender as well as construction worker.
Lyle is survived by his sons, Carl Brown and Lyle Brown III; daughters, Bonnie Headen (Will), Cindy Woutersz (David), Brenda Zimmer, Gayle Brown, Alice Carey (Carl) and Amy Brown; Nancy A (Pettys) Brown; brothers, Norman Brown (Joan) and Thomas Brown (Beverly); sisters, Beverly Cleveland, Peggy DeVivo, Zadie Winslow and Zella Elder; 18 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, Nephews and friends.
Lyle was preceded in death by his Parents, sons Timothy, Howard and Jeff Brown and sister Dixie Brown.
Memorial Service in honor of Lyle Brown Jr. will be held on Wednesday, November 5, 2014, at 1:00 p.m. at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave (Rte 9 and or Marion Ave), Saratoga Sp., NY. Where friends and family may call on Wednesday from 11:00 to 12:45 prior to the service at the Funeral Home.
Interment following the service at the Gurns Springs Cemetery, Wilton, NY.