Donald C. Brown
Donald C. Brown, 84, of Port Allegany, PA, died Sunday (August 28, 2016) at his home in Port Allegany.
He was born June 7, 1932 in Port Allegany, a son of Norman and Violet Crawford Brown. In 1967, in Port Allegany, PA, he married JoAnn Swanson, who survives.
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He was a Sergeant in the U.S. Army, serving in Korea from 1953 to 1955 where he received a Purple Heart.
He worked as a barber in Olean, NY and for Carlie's Barber Shop in Port Allegany. He then worked for Market Basket in Emporium before purchasing Stan's Quality Shop in Port Allegany where he retired from in 1995.
His greatest loves were golf, family and friends.
He was a member of the Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Port Allegany , the Emporium Country Club and in 2015 became a 60 yr. member of the Liberty Lodge # 505 Free and Accepted Masons of Port Allegany, Past Master and Past High Priest of the Blue Lodge.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by many nieces and nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers Robert, Kenneth, and Dale Brown
There will be no visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 11:00 am at the Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Port Allegany, with the Rev. Joann Piatko, officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Port Allegany, PA.
Memorial if desired may be made to the Port Allegany Ambulance Service
Online condolences may be made at www.hartle-tarboxfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Port Allegany.